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Durie, Nick

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 2,618
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 949
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.759
Tagged as GLA (Glasgow) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, tae, a, o, is, it, and, an, in, that,

List of texts in corpus

The Best o the Baith o Thaim
The Sair Fecht (07-05-2016) in Central dialect, categorised as blog (916 words)

Votin Seestems
peffers50.freeserve (2003) in Central (Glasgow) dialect, categorised as prose (1,333 words)

A Scots Letter
peffers50.freeserve (2002) in Central (Glasgow) dialect, categorised as prose (369 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the1857066.46
tae762902.98
a752864.78
o682597.4
is491871.66
it401527.88
and351336.9
an341298.7
in311184.11
that311184.11
wi24916.73
votes21802.14
at20763.94
seestem20763.94
fowk20763.94
on20763.94
eleckit17649.35
vote16611.15
be16611.15
as14534.76
for14534.76
til14534.76
this14534.76
fir12458.37
s12458.37
ower11420.17
whit11420.17
we11420.17
scots11420.17
thai11420.17
thair11420.17
than10381.97
anes10381.97
or10381.97
saicont10381.97
thon10381.97
saets10381.97
fae10381.97
no9343.77
gin9343.77
disna9343.77
hae9343.77
aw9343.77
ye9343.77
first9343.77
gien8305.58
ken8305.58
thaim8305.58
wur8305.58
can8305.58
their8305.58
twa7267.38
ah7267.38
bodie7267.38
was7267.38
aa7267.38
thir7267.38
but7267.38
leit7267.38
bi7267.38
haes7267.38
nummer7267.38
dae7267.38
pluralitie6229.18
pertie6229.18
tories6229.18
they6229.18
sall6229.18
yer6229.18
maist6229.18
guid6229.18
nae6229.18
seestems6229.18
thi6229.18
perties6229.18
pairlementars6229.18
leid6229.18
mak6229.18
mair6229.18
up6229.18
gie6229.18
wael6229.18
davidson6229.18
pr5190.99
m5190.99
labour5190.99
ain5190.99
govrenments5190.99
uize5190.99
thae5190.99
been5190.99
she5190.99
constitouensie5190.99
thar5190.99
whilk5190.99
pairlementar5190.99
get5190.99
tak5190.99
see5190.99
feck5190.99
said5190.99
democracy5190.99
union5190.99
mukkil5190.99
muckle5190.99
lave4152.79
back4152.79
wee4152.79
monie4152.79
lik4152.79
bodies4152.79
sae4152.79
wants4152.79
juist4152.79
votars4152.79
out4152.79
kis4152.79
again4152.79
had4152.79
divna4152.79
new4152.79
say4152.79
fptp4152.79
waels4152.79
whar4152.79
ane4152.79
nor3114.59
auld3114.59
her3114.59
gait3114.59
referendum3114.59
wad3114.59
unionists3114.59
pairties3114.59
gies3114.59
candidates3114.59
onie3114.59
anent3114.59
doon3114.59
win3114.59
reactionary3114.59
e'en3114.59
noo3114.59
persentage3114.59
gey3114.59
forby3114.59
coud3114.59
ither3114.59
ir3114.59
thocht3114.59
wha3114.59
speikers3114.59
voters3114.59
gang3114.59
eh3114.59
tyme3114.59
scotland3114.59
wasna3114.59
heid3114.59
faas3114.59
kinrik3114.59
i3114.59
bein3114.59
wu3114.59
chyce3114.59
wabsteid3114.59
aneuch3114.59
bot3114.59
ll3114.59
sic3114.59
ae3114.59
you3114.59
puir3114.59
gat3114.59
pairty3114.59
hou3114.59
southron3114.59
canna3114.59
day3114.59
naebodie3114.59
tho3114.59
thegither3114.59
lang3114.59
eleck3114.59
tory3114.59
will3114.59
by3114.59
uized3114.59
are3114.59
weys3114.59
cawin3114.59
biz3114.59
braw3114.59
soud3114.59
efter3114.59
some3114.59
gits3114.59
git276.39
oot276.39
hale276.39
athort276.39
heids276.39
nieve276.39
soiree276.39
wey276.39
redistribution276.39
singil276.39
pitten276.39
moniepairlementarconstitouensies276.39
stervin276.39
data276.39
taks276.39
fechtin276.39
isnae276.39
band276.39
kintra276.39
creates276.39
mahsel276.39
ah'm276.39
speikin276.39
raither276.39
run276.39
ballot276.39
alternative276.39
cumms276.39
aye276.39
doubil276.39
supplementarie276.39
sauf276.39
walcome276.39
gif276.39
real276.39
here276.39
winna276.39
na276.39
mebbe276.39
dems276.39
en276.39
cerries276.39
ilk276.39
voits276.39
candidate276.39
hiv276.39
gaed276.39
lib276.39
theday276.39
aiblins276.39
thing276.39
pairliament276.39
lee276.39
d276.39
houanivver276.39
policies276.39
isna276.39
u276.39
crehd276.39
pints276.39
siccan276.39
percentage276.39
critiseesms276.39
force276.39
guidars276.39
lat276.39
pittin276.39
like276.39
amoont276.39
jonick276.39
fate276.39
percent276.39
wirks276.39
wittins276.39
ah'v276.39
haed276.39
fuftie276.39
wark276.39
aefauld276.39
ye'll276.39
votin276.39
mah276.39
plouralitie276.39
wins276.39
need276.39
bauchil276.39
sites276.39
haein276.39
ay276.39
curn276.39
summbodie276.39
dinna276.39
web276.39
nats276.39
yoke276.39
ilka276.39
uizin276.39
poleetical276.39
pucklie276.39
memmer276.39
addeetional276.39
seen276.39
wuid276.39
wirkin276.39
syne276.39
fuftiesax276.39
dis276.39
ben276.39
wheen276.39
doesna276.39
each276.39
intil276.39
tent276.39
atweel276.39
state276.39
happens276.39
his276.39
has276.39
wir276.39
least276.39
politics276.39
brah276.39
micht276.39
outen276.39
fecht276.39
neirby276.39
ill276.39
its276.39
unionist276.39
naething276.39