A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Douglas, Sheila


Total words by this author in corpus - 1,502
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 538
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.792
Top ten most common words - the, a, o, an, tae, fowk, that, in, it, hae,
Total number of punctuation marks - 182

Punctuation statistics

4 semicolons in total or 2.66 per thousand words 3 colons in total or 2.00 per thousand words 9 apostrophes in total or 5.99 per thousand words 8 quotes in total or 5.33 per thousand words 94 commas in total or 62.58 per thousand words 1 exclamation marks in total or 0.67 per thousand words 0 question marks in total or 0.00 per thousand words 63 full stops in total or 41.94 per thousand words Douglas, Sheila; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

List of articles

Lallans 59 - Rants and Foys
Lallans Magazine (2001) in Lallans categorised as newspaper (1,502 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

Douglas, Sheila

Full stops are red; commas are blue;
apostrophes are yellow; quotes are pink;
question marks are green; Exclamation marks are cyan;
semicolons are white; colons are black