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Fenton, James

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 5,556
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,641
Ratio of total words to unique words - 3.386
Tagged as BUL (Ballymena Ulster (Mid Antrim)) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, an, a, o, tae, in, wae, ower, frae, he,

List of texts in corpus

On Slaimish
Ullans Press (01-01-2009 ) in Ulster dialect, categorised as poetry (4,713 words)
The Lade
Ullans Magazine (01-01-2001) in Ulster dialect, categorised as prose (798 words)

A' it taks
Ullans Press (01-01-2000) in Ulster dialect, categorised as poetry (45 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the4447991.36
an2795021.6
a1542771.78
o1142051.84
tae1091961.84
in751349.89
wae631133.91
ower50899.93
frae49881.93
he45809.94
bak43773.94
or38683.95
wuz37665.95
oot37665.95
on34611.95
thon31557.96
whar31557.96
hir31557.96
nae30539.96
wee29521.96
it29521.96
his28503.96
awa27485.96
for27485.96
yin27485.96
but26467.96
lang26467.96
agane26467.96
ye25449.96
as24431.97
quait24431.97
a'23413.97
at22395.97
watter22395.97
wie22395.97
him20359.97
she20359.97
yit20359.97
lake20359.97
noo20359.97
sae20359.97
doon20359.97
worl19341.97
that19341.97
up18323.97
bae18323.97
we18323.97
come18323.97
this17305.98
ither17305.98
lukkin17305.98
dark16287.98
roon16287.98
far15269.98
lade15269.98
owl15269.98
naw15269.98
whun14251.98
weel14251.98
tak14251.98
they14251.98
blak14251.98
taen13233.98
niver13233.98
bricht13233.98
sa12215.98
then12215.98
fin12215.98
inty12215.98
wud12215.98
wur12215.98
thonner12215.98
yince12215.98
big12215.98
iver11197.98
wer11197.98
whut11197.98
licht11197.98
waitin11197.98
he'd10179.99
there10179.99
gaen10179.99
by10179.99
road10179.99
mair9161.99
nicht9161.99
baith9161.99
micht9161.99
wat9161.99
stan9161.99
hame9161.99
unther9161.99
nor9161.99
mine9161.99
ee9161.99
een9161.99
aye9161.99
furst9161.99
sicht8143.99
canny8143.99
gan8143.99
heid8143.99
broo8143.99
afore8143.99
their8143.99
qu'8143.99
anither8143.99
said8143.99
lane8143.99
whiles8143.99
soon8143.99
ooty8143.99
stanes8143.99
hingin8143.99
it's8143.99
years7125.99
grun7125.99
days7125.99
amang7125.99
nixt7125.99
s7125.99
hoose7125.99
behin7125.99
broon7125.99
yer7125.99
through7125.99
run7125.99
rin7125.99
deed7125.99
jaist7125.99
day7125.99
dorr7125.99
its7125.99
luk7125.99
me7125.99
rinnin7125.99
brae6107.99
yins6107.99
quick6107.99
aff6107.99
daen6107.99
bab6107.99
ivery6107.99
streetchin6107.99
be6107.99
aboot6107.99
brig6107.99
abain6107.99
white6107.99
boag6107.99
heech6107.99
gien6107.99
face6107.99
minin6107.99
time589.99
blue589.99
grey589.99
men589.99
troots589.99
fort589.99
could589.99
them589.99
they'd589.99
here589.99
twa589.99
wain589.99
lee589.99
saft589.99
lukked589.99
wile589.99
stie589.99
scad589.99
empy589.99
last589.99
she'd589.99
getherin589.99
had589.99
wies589.99
mag589.99
ootby589.99
fun589.99
gae589.99
loast589.99
sure589.99
ain589.99
thocht589.99
maistly589.99
hae589.99
man589.99
hel589.99
wumman471.99
hans471.99
he's471.99
wabblin471.99
turned471.99
leppin471.99
answer471.99
stud471.99
snow471.99
hills471.99
lie471.99
whur471.99
worls471.99
bowl471.99
strecht471.99
airms471.99
solaid471.99
aiblins471.99
ether471.99
iz471.99
that's471.99
blin471.99
booed471.99
richt471.99
fiel471.99
thochts471.99
wrang471.99
wak471.99
efter471.99
mooth471.99
toon471.99
naethin471.99
en471.99
han471.99
if471.99
fa471.99
flicht471.99
killagan471.99
clear471.99
hairt471.99
ay471.99
aheid471.99
shedda471.99
she'll471.99
poo471.99
see471.99
sitch471.99
less471.99
cowl471.99
ra471.99
mae471.99
gless471.99
flail471.99
whutiver471.99
leevin471.99
know471.99
ava471.99
aroon471.99
enless471.99
comin471.99
rid471.99
owler471.99
deein471.99
shap471.99
stane471.99
thing354
belnamore354
nichts354
hard354
braid354
mony354
is354
ocht354
thegither354
ects354
steam354
only354
affen354
lintmill354
hale354
sugh354
appen354
strippit354
maesel354
boag's354
bank-fiel354
fiels354
watchin354
dunloy354
wun354
belnaloob354
biried354
there's354
hear354
scar354
easy354
side354
hurry354
pad354
sheugh354
sab354
shape354
epples354
juntherin354
shapin354
sheddas354
wavvin354
lan354
road's354
nether354
ithers354
sin354
bleezin354
word354
howlin354
hizzy354
gin354
swem354
gethered354
rodden354
hare354
trimmlin354
and354
pads354
glancin354
step354
boady354
sky354
catched354
claes354
streetch354
weetchils354
jook354
questin354
weetchil354
glammin354
withoot354
blid354
name354
store354
knowin354
al354
moarnin354
shella354
watters354
pit354
drap354
itsel354
still354
crootched354
bairded354
staks354
legs354
brenches354
misured354
a'm236
pappin236
rivin236
drapped236
airm236
lay236
cattered236
crinin236
hizzy's236
hantin236
jumpin236
aply236
tullaghans236
chance236
laich236
crak236
somethin236
stooned236
haes236
dis236
hissel236
babbin236
keekin236
lifted236
stapped236
door236
glar236
pushed236
dinsmore236
say236
leein236
slow236
rise236
plumpin236
flure236
fait236
dream236
cloodin236
bed236
go236
air236
sonsie236
cry236
naen236
deil236
goolden236
shrood236
qu'she236
ruz236
twunty236
screch236
bring236
wuthered236
daith236
chak236
birl236
dae236
age236
clooded236
wutness236
bleezed236
sticks236
naewhur236
soonless236
wise236
redd236
riftin236
these236
jum236
got236
rain236
wheekin236
queelrods236
bes236
wuznae236
wha236
hizzies236
rins236
hud236
akward236
alane236
bink236
fal236
loopin236
loass236
stur236
young236
rashes236
gied236
bliddy236
flailin236
squeals236
flaff236
thrab236
gaes236
knowe236
theyd236
stoory236
set236
wakked236
yella236
maist236
flirry236
jeerin236
same236
whusperin236
quult236
a'll236
you236
graipin236
gowsty236
hamely236
weemen236
nooadays236
ga236
kine236
coarnmill236
beyont236
rowlin236
faitly236
langin236
movin236
crootchin236
batterin236
quaitly236
words236
streetched236
gettin236
scarred236
smoorin236
dailygan236
brochanor236
rab236
says236
pat236
despert236
alang236
green236
wantherin236
graveyaird236
age-owl236
flet236
hill236
fa'in236
boags236
cut236
tummock236
low236
sallies236
jag236
mak236
plowt236
qua236
tam236
sweet236
wa236
queelrod236
gaed236
speer236
gappin236
car236
stoon236
keechlin236
cairried236
friary236
eebroo236
thonway236
flippin236
watter-wheel236
bother236
birlin236
wheen236
lilties236
proota236
shane236
coarn236
farder236
slaimish236
cogged236
oany236
lut236
booin236
ill236
thon's236
plappin236
skeenklin236
stricklies236
near236
shairp236
antrim236
hoovin236
blues236
sang236
bocht236
dreams236
sloosh236
pechin236
ticht236
atween236
sunk236
brocht236
kep236
heids236
dry236
coorse236
guid236
cried236
dreamin236
stannin236
knockahollet236
het236
should'a236
foo236
odd236
spalter236
drookit236
weethin236