A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Sandison, Iris

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 1,253
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 355
Ratio of total words to unique words - 3.53
Tagged as SHD (Shetland) dialect.
Top ten most common words - da, an, he, o, peerie, a, grice, i, dey, wi,

List of texts in corpus

Da Tree Peerie Grice
Shetland For Wirds (2002) in Shetland dialect (SHD), categorised as weans (1,253 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per million
da10382,202.71
an5039,904.23
he3931,125.30
o3830,327.21
peerie3225,538.71
a3124,740.62
grice2620,750.20
i2015,961.69
dey1915,163.61
wi1814,365.52
ta1713,567.44
wis1612,769.35
as1612,769.35
hoose1612,769.35
in1411,173.18
muckle1310,375.10
me129,577.02
his129,577.02
so118,778.93
could118,778.93
fine107,980.85
wolf107,980.85
at107,980.85
doon107,980.85
said97,182.76
up97,182.76
du97,182.76
tae97,182.76
blaain86,384.68
fur86,384.68
hed86,384.68
door86,384.68
dat75,586.59
weekit75,586.59
fell75,586.59
dir75,586.59
him75,586.59
ower75,586.59
hit75,586.59
tree64,788.51
wir64,788.51
awa64,788.51
yon64,788.51
time64,788.51
till64,788.51
dem64,788.51
dis64,788.51
be64,788.51
hill64,788.51
aboot64,788.51
set53,990.42
geng53,990.42
makkin53,990.42
come53,990.42
hae53,990.42
back53,990.42
noo53,990.42
lang53,990.42
upo53,990.42
widd53,990.42
oot53,990.42
wye43,192.34
some43,192.34
afore43,192.34
biggin43,192.34
stanes43,192.34
tink43,192.34
stray43,192.34
took43,192.34
joost43,192.34
med43,192.34
makk43,192.34
guid43,192.34
dee43,192.34
a'm43,192.34
cam43,192.34
weet32,394.25
see32,394.25
enyoch32,394.25
aa32,394.25
bigg32,394.25
scaar32,394.25
jeemie32,394.25
dan32,394.25
ertie32,394.25
lowrie32,394.25
didna32,394.25
wisna32,394.25
third32,394.25
latt32,394.25
wid32,394.25
does32,394.25
caald32,394.25
daal32,394.25
but32,394.25
whin32,394.25
alane32,394.25
weel32,394.25
mylk32,394.25
sweet32,394.25
feth32,394.25
inside32,394.25
on32,394.25
comin32,394.25
laeve32,394.25
started32,394.25
can32,394.25
feenished32,394.25
ya32,394.25
is32,394.25
een32,394.25
no32,394.25
waarm32,394.25
ony21,596.17
quilkit21,596.17
best21,596.17
meshie21,596.17
new21,596.17
shün21,596.17
showed21,596.17
boannie21,596.17
second21,596.17
knockit21,596.17
get21,596.17
puddin21,596.17
fire21,596.17
bridder's21,596.17
by21,596.17
piece21,596.17
mak21,596.17
ever21,596.17
yalled21,596.17
aetmael21,596.17
brünnie21,596.17
first21,596.17
opened21,596.17
tak21,596.17
you21,596.17
simmer21,596.17
aert21,596.17
soo21,596.17
wrocht21,596.17
lowin21,596.17
aff21,596.17
bed21,596.17
wirna21,596.17
if21,596.17
shö21,596.17
heard21,596.17
pick21,596.17
lum21,596.17
mair21,596.17
laek21,596.17
clods21,596.17
daek21,596.17
moarnin21,596.17
blue21,596.17
ee21,596.17
sat21,596.17
nae21,596.17
plaese21,596.17