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McPartlin, John

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 4,188
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,931
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.169
Tagged as EDN (Edinburgh) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, an, o, a, tae, his, oan, in, fur, he,

List of texts in corpus

Lallans 81 - Fower Australian Poems
Lallans Magazine (2012 ) in Central (Dollar) dialect (EDN), categorised as poetry (858 words)
Lallans 76 - The Gied Ower Gairden
Lallans Magazine (2010-07) in Central dialect (EDN), categorised as poetry (295 words)

Lallans 73 - Wrack
Lallans Magazine (2008-10-01 ) in Central dialect (EDN), categorised as poetry (169 words)
Lallans 68 - Black Staff
Lallans Magazine (2006-02-01 ) in Central dialect (EDN), categorised as poetry (2,632 words)
Lallans 67 - Efter the Bonspiel
Lallans Magazine (2005-03-01 ) in Central dialect (EDN), categorised as poetry (234 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per million
the27766,141.36
an13131,279.85
o10424,832.86
a9522,683.86
tae9322,206.30
his5713,610.32
oan4911,700.10
in4210,028.65
fur389,073.54
he296,924.55
frae276,446.99
that276,446.99
wis276,446.99
wi215,014.33
bi215,014.33
aa194,536.77
as184,297.99
nae184,297.99
at174,059.22
weir163,820.44
ah163,820.44
ye163,820.44
which163,820.44
or163,820.44
this153,581.66
it153,581.66
is153,581.66
like153,581.66
then143,342.88
had143,342.88
ma143,342.88
ower143,342.88
some133,104.11
but133,104.11
were133,104.11
its122,865.33
thomas122,865.33
weir's122,865.33
be122,865.33
sae112,626.55
aff112,626.55
they102,387.77
whit102,387.77
her102,387.77
yer102,387.77
when102,387.77
oot92,149.00
staff92,149.00
their92,149.00
mair92,149.00
oor92,149.00
black92,149.00
man81,910.22
afore81,910.22
him81,910.22
up81,910.22
here81,910.22
hoose81,910.22
heard81,910.22
we71,671.44
can71,671.44
maun71,671.44
flesh71,671.44
noo71,671.44
auld71,671.44
still71,671.44
me71,671.44
day71,671.44
whaur71,671.44
could71,671.44
lang71,671.44
deid71,671.44
said61,432.66
are61,432.66
cauld61,432.66
aince61,432.66
ain61,432.66
nicht61,432.66
city61,432.66
aye61,432.66
yon61,432.66
wid61,432.66
intae61,432.66
ayont61,432.66
s61,432.66
provost61,432.66
you61,432.66
air51,193.89
doon51,193.89
tak51,193.89
if51,193.89
lowe51,193.89
o'51,193.89
cannae51,193.89
law51,193.89
nou51,193.89
words51,193.89
white51,193.89
fowk51,193.89
see51,193.89
whan51,193.89
een51,193.89
aneath51,193.89
fear51,193.89
heid51,193.89
nisi51,193.89
wrack51,193.89
sic51,193.89
new4955.11
god's4955.11
ae4955.11
stained4955.11
warld4955.11
damned4955.11
watter4955.11
rain4955.11
skailed4955.11
waas4955.11
hert4955.11
aboot4955.11
beast4955.11
william4955.11
it's4955.11
ah'll4955.11
an'4955.11
ane4955.11
siller4955.11
sea4955.11
no4955.11
there4955.11
ken4955.11
sang4955.11
close4955.11
a'4955.11
gied4955.11
seek4955.11
will4955.11
days4955.11
hame4955.11
andra4955.11
through4955.11
been4955.11
baillie4955.11
below4955.11
wha4955.11
ither4955.11
saw4955.11
ye're4955.11
caskie4955.11
heids4955.11
though4955.11
hae3716.33
eftir3716.33
of3716.33
dee3716.33
ah've3716.33
glaur3716.33
gin3716.33
ye'll3716.33
warlock3716.33
thranged3716.33
dream3716.33
ramsay3716.33
chain3716.33
raip3716.33
haud3716.33
laird3716.33
end3716.33
wheesht3716.33
held3716.33
san3716.33
links3716.33
wund3716.33
strand3716.33
mind3716.33
open3716.33
wuid3716.33
muckle3716.33
best3716.33
ramsay's3716.33
bring3716.33
saints3716.33
hung3716.33
say3716.33
ireland3716.33
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burn3716.33
secret3716.33
straw3716.33
fell3716.33
us3716.33
lik3716.33
near3716.33
madlove3716.33
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maister3716.33
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juist3716.33
thocht3716.33
mak3716.33
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wumman3716.33
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madlove's3716.33
damask2477.55
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daith2477.55
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lord2477.55
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send2477.55
wolf2477.55
doubtfu2477.55
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must2477.55
tolbooth2477.55
visit2477.55
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blink2477.55
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mesh2477.55
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dae2477.55
satan2477.55
peat2477.55
grund2477.55
cooncil2477.55
awa2477.55
guid2477.55
peat-hags2477.55
last2477.55
body's2477.55
gaird2477.55
them2477.55
commander2477.55
haar2477.55
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bluid2477.55
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texts2477.55
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cock2477.55
ice2477.55
fae2477.55
ness2477.55
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and2477.55
feed2477.55
bonspiel2477.55
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