A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Johnston, Barbara


Total words by this author in corpus - 4,520
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,675
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.699
Top ten most common words - the, a, an, tae, i, me, in, fur, o, hid,
Total number of punctuation marks - 504

Punctuation statistics

3 semicolons in total or 0.66 per thousand words 4 colons in total or 0.88 per thousand words 103 apostrophes in total or 22.79 per thousand words 0 quotes in total or 0.00 per thousand words 213 commas in total or 47.12 per thousand words 4 exclamation marks in total or 0.88 per thousand words 21 question marks in total or 4.65 per thousand words 152 full stops in total or 33.63 per thousand words Johnston, Barbara; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

List of articles

Gousters, Glims and Veerie-orums
Orkney Voices (2021-11-17) in Orkney categorised as poetry (4,520 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

Johnston, Barbara

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