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Docherty, John F.


Total words by this author in corpus - 6,464
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,415
Ratio of total words to unique words - 4.568
Top ten most common words - an, the, wis, a, in, tae, they, ', it, ah,
Total number of punctuation marks - 1,119

Punctuation statistics

11 semicolons in total or 1.70 per thousand words 5 colons in total or 0.77 per thousand words 355 apostrophes in total or 54.92 per thousand words 2 quotes in total or 0.31 per thousand words 356 commas in total or 55.07 per thousand words 31 exclamation marks in total or 4.80 per thousand words 15 question marks in total or 2.32 per thousand words 340 full stops in total or 52.60 per thousand words Docherty, John F.; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

List of articles

Lallans 81 - Lang Summer Days
Lallans Magazine (2012) in Central categorised as prose (2,122 words)

Lallans 82 - Lang Summer Days Pairt 2
Lallans Magazine (2013-03-01) in Central categorised as prose (4,342 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

Docherty, John F.

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