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Heather, Alistair

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 11,920
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 2,780
Ratio of total words to unique words - 4.288
Tagged as NEC (North East Central) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, o, an, tae, a, in, wis, that, it, wi,

List of texts in corpus

Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 2)
Mak Forrit (2018-Nov-01) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,071 words)

Tak tent o the Cabrach
The Herald (24-04-2018) in Central dialect, categorised as newspaper (940 words)

Tartan Tourism nae mair
The Herald (12-07-2018) in Central dialect, categorised as newspaper (995 words)

The Body Snatchers
Mak Forrit (2018-Jan-08) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,121 words)

Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 1)
Mak Forrit (2018-Oct-18) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,173 words)

Whaur we cam fae: the Pechts
Mak Forrit (2018-May-21) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,438 words)

Trains approachin?
Mak Forrit (2017-August-09) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,008 words)

The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable
Mak Forrit (2017-Nov-05) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,011 words)

Rin throu the jungle
Mak Forrit (2017-Dec-11) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,273 words)

The ghaist lichts
Mak Forrit (2017-Oct-03) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (866 words)

Lat the auld witch burn
Mak Forrit (2017-August-29) in Central (Angus) dialect, categorised as blog (1,024 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the9277776.85
o3913280.2
an3532961.41
tae3132625.84
a3132625.84
in2111770.13
wis1731451.34
that1291082.21
it1221023.49
wi114956.38
s103864.09
they96805.37
fae85713.09
their76637.58
as74620.81
this74620.81
at69578.86
he68570.47
war68570.47
on66553.69
wallace64536.91
for63528.52
fowk61511.74
oot59494.97
but59494.97
aa58486.58
his56469.8
is55461.41
haed55461.41
ower54453.02
be51427.85
i50419.46
there50419.46
them49411.07
scotland47394.3
intae46385.91
ye46385.91
aboot43360.74
mair43360.74
us41343.96
we39327.18
hae38318.79
auld37310.4
or37310.4
aff35293.62
by35293.62
wad34285.23
nae33276.85
muckle31260.07
wha31260.07
ae31260.07
ma30251.68
up30251.68
been30251.68
doun30251.68
ken29243.29
d29243.29
wee29243.29
sae27226.51
ar27226.51
cam27226.51
pechts26218.12
ane25209.73
efter24201.34
whit24201.34
its22184.56
lang22184.56
pit22184.56
nor21176.17
twa21176.17
could21176.17
scots20167.79
here20167.79
whaur20167.79
english20167.79
new20167.79
him19159.4
airt19159.4
afore19159.4
deid19159.4
oor18151.01
time18151.01
guid18151.01
wisnae18151.01
maist18151.01
back17142.62
than17142.62
thae17142.62
day17142.62
nou16134.23
body16134.23
didnae16134.23
like16134.23
gin16134.23
ony16134.23
hoose16134.23
year16134.23
gied16134.23
gang15125.84
north15125.84
braemar15125.84
scottish15125.84
sellar15125.84
sic15125.84
puir15125.84
her15125.84
she15125.84
gie14117.45
heid14117.45
burn14117.45
sooth14117.45
these14117.45
will14117.45
mony14117.45
cabrach14117.45
lichts14117.45
thegither14117.45
watter14117.45
bi14117.45
ance14117.45
bairns13109.06
get13109.06
place13109.06
airmy13109.06
life13109.06
aye13109.06
some13109.06
ither13109.06
dee13109.06
anither13109.06
fir12100.67
wey12100.67
whan12100.67
cried12100.67
kent12100.67
warld12100.67
mak12100.67
tak12100.67
jake12100.67
baith12100.67
thon12100.67
couldnae12100.67
awa12100.67
bein1192.28
days1192.28
syne1192.28
embra1192.28
juist1192.28
first1192.28
ll1192.28
dae1192.28
richt1192.28
nobility1192.28
throu1192.28
wark1192.28
suin1192.28
jungle1192.28
mebbe1192.28
ain1192.28
great1192.28
local1192.28
left1192.28
fawkirk1083.89
sodgers1083.89
big1083.89
glen1083.89
wheen1083.89
hou1083.89
ilka1083.89
bodies1083.89
saw1083.89
earth1083.89
hale1083.89
students1083.89
edward1083.89
deith1083.89
history1083.89
william1083.89
pairt1083.89
battle1083.89
maun1083.89
aiberdeen975.5
naebody975.5
has975.5
doon975.5
haes975.5
teuk975.5
fund975.5
few975.5
me975.5
nicht975.5
near975.5
tourism975.5
hooses975.5
ben975.5
hame975.5
theirsels975.5
europe975.5
idea975.5
roman867.11
unco867.11
atween867.11
yer867.11
still867.11
braw867.11
again867.11
lads867.11
clachan867.11
fechtin867.11
railway867.11
fit867.11
stane867.11
anely867.11
gaelic867.11
fower867.11
abuin867.11
hotel867.11
chiels867.11
community867.11
biggin758.72
haund758.72
made758.72
age758.72
cultur758.72
faur758.72
aroon758.72
finlay758.72
train758.72
mile758.72
same758.72
gey758.72
weel758.72
toun758.72
chance758.72
patrick758.72
bade758.72
siller758.72
bit758.72
cut758.72
japs758.72
infrastructur758.72
no758.72
wir758.72
see758.72
can758.72
line758.72
chiel758.72
cavalry758.72
are758.72
mither758.72
lad758.72
itsel758.72
anent758.72
sair758.72
uised758.72
stirlin758.72
een758.72
did758.72
telt758.72
stertit758.72
road650.34
makkin650.34
and650.34
laun650.34
cauld650.34
neist650.34
gien650.34
unner650.34
kenspeckle650.34
laund650.34
tuim650.34
stap650.34
years650.34
ghaist650.34
bonnie650.34
buchan650.34
name650.34
murray650.34
brig650.34
fertile650.34
wantit650.34
law650.34
yet650.34
civilisation650.34
aroond650.34
likely650.34
eneuch650.34
went650.34
bide650.34
got650.34
taen650.34
owre650.34
which650.34
kirkyaird650.34
says650.34
want650.34
stanes650.34
soorces650.34
of650.34
brocht650.34
population650.34
kill650.34
river650.34
launds650.34
thole541.95
huge541.95
agin541.95
deep541.95
side541.95
bluid541.95
seems541.95
international541.95
screivit541.95
certainly541.95
gangin541.95
dug541.95
area541.95
wind541.95
alangside541.95
revolution541.95
seen541.95
north-east541.95
chinese541.95
edra541.95
sense541.95
romans541.95
london541.95
three541.95
insteid541.95
you541.95
heids541.95
claes541.95
feart541.95
thocht541.95
pure541.95
singapore541.95
man541.95
aldivalloch541.95
mairchin541.95
pal541.95
humanity541.95
hunner541.95
beuk541.95
estate541.95
livin541.95
whiles541.95
sort541.95
staunds541.95
bairn541.95
plane541.95
gaitherin541.95
think541.95
pairty541.95
ridge541.95
borders541.95
god541.95
ontae541.95
puckle541.95
strath541.95
biggit541.95
ah541.95
burnin541.95
wadnae541.95
sea541.95
dinnae541.95
white541.95
knox541.95
v541.95
masel541.95
touns541.95
ahint541.95
airts433.56
clear433.56
aabody433.56
sent433.56
kirkyairds433.56
micht433.56
mrs433.56
across433.56
gaithert433.56
england433.56
waas433.56
lea433.56
chisholm433.56
burnt433.56
finnd433.56
ettlin433.56
common433.56
thrapple433.56
easy433.56
tale433.56
young433.56
lift433.56
also433.56
er433.56
men433.56
elgin433.56
cultural433.56
different433.56
black433.56
century433.56
even433.56
burke433.56
re433.56
raxed433.56
porage433.56
mind433.56
sutherland433.56
early433.56
moran433.56
ginger433.56
end433.56
craitur433.56
thereaboot433.56
heather433.56
licht433.56
field433.56
come433.56
lat433.56
bittie433.56
empire433.56
faither433.56
least433.56
was433.56
real433.56
ready433.56
grandmither433.56
takkin433.56
carvit433.56
skye433.56
daurk433.56
waa433.56
trotternish433.56
development433.56
faimilies433.56
aulder433.56
noo433.56
cannae433.56
mairchit433.56
hingin433.56
need433.56
dizzen433.56
heritage433.56
pictish433.56
oors433.56
economic433.56
led433.56
drive433.56
thoosand433.56
kist433.56
needs433.56
hissel433.56
support433.56
bothy433.56
haein433.56
king433.56
spent433.56
set433.56
fecht433.56
naitural433.56
laddie433.56
strang433.56
force433.56
ablo433.56
stravaig433.56
image433.56
open433.56
let433.56
neebors433.56
till433.56
dulesome433.56
locket433.56
belt325.17
keep325.17
ferms325.17
dirt325.17
grave325.17
duin325.17
car325.17
needit325.17
pou325.17
later325.17
amang325.17
station325.17
hunners325.17
fashion325.17
airtists325.17
derk325.17
hicht325.17
spak325.17
naver325.17
decision325.17
explorin325.17
find325.17
merkit325.17
accessible325.17
gowd325.17
forrit325.17
ferm325.17
langshanks325.17
visitors325.17
tales325.17
fermin325.17
fishin325.17
northren325.17
people325.17
bidin325.17
becam325.17
complex325.17
jewellery325.17
dottit325.17
camps325.17
kells325.17
tent325.17
base325.17
had325.17
fine325.17
claim325.17
cent325.17
per325.17
corp325.17
industry325.17
keek325.17
science325.17
doctors325.17
times325.17
inside325.17
sterted325.17
bring325.17
act325.17
keekin325.17
lack325.17
thing325.17
kirk325.17
so325.17
trade325.17
business325.17
ballater325.17
hing325.17
means325.17
kennin325.17
norse325.17
maistly325.17
traivel325.17
r325.17
past325.17
foondation325.17
totty325.17
cairngorms325.17
broch325.17
haar325.17
badinloskin325.17
windae325.17
st325.17
thoosands325.17
stravaigin325.17
brak325.17
rest325.17
human325.17
culture325.17
egypt325.17
buir325.17
craigs325.17
staffin325.17
cleared325.17
cairngorm325.17
speir325.17
far325.17
bits325.17
huntin325.17
lived325.17
dumfy325.17
tried325.17
ticht325.17
truth325.17
ne325.17
ice325.17
centre325.17
ghaists325.17
didna325.17
evidence325.17
letter325.17
heat325.17
nemmes325.17
versions325.17
fraunce325.17
leuked325.17
therefore325.17
sodger325.17
european325.17
rome325.17
best325.17
torches325.17
ging325.17
reputation325.17
fell325.17
stuid325.17
gairden325.17
destroyed325.17
gaed325.17
american325.17
fleein325.17
john325.17
bottle325.17
especially325.17
lanark325.17
stappit325.17
tyned325.17
wirds325.17
alive325.17
airchers325.17
catcht325.17
schiltron325.17
kingdom325.17
flee325.17
skin325.17
add325.17
actually325.17
coorse325.17
hare325.17
dout325.17
crescent325.17
amoont325.17
skelp325.17
chairge325.17
slaw325.17
if216.78
hirplin216.78
polis216.78
face216.78
saumon216.78
shaw216.78
blawin216.78
modren216.78
viking216.78
impact216.78
calorific216.78
low216.78
pootch216.78
clart216.78
turnt216.78
situation216.78
cereals216.78
posh216.78
mairtial216.78
runnin216.78
sprinkler216.78
breinge216.78
cross216.78
roots216.78
leuks216.78
exists216.78
sweat216.78
explosion216.78
hermit216.78
biggins216.78
thirlt216.78
coast216.78
rich216.78
mou216.78
outside216.78
hud216.78
west216.78
passed216.78
wife216.78
leave216.78
fouthie216.78
seem216.78
siclike216.78
collapsed216.78
state216.78
ragged216.78
brochs216.78
sign216.78
fu216.78
needin216.78
stane-age216.78
wild216.78
heidit216.78
warst216.78
things216.78
hert216.78
famous216.78
project216.78
craiturs216.78
airtistic216.78
possible216.78
indeed216.78
growthe216.78
giein216.78
caa216.78
uiss216.78
featurs216.78
meat216.78
lass216.78
centres216.78
gar216.78
glens216.78
archeology216.78
experiment216.78
places216.78
berries216.78
appear216.78
rhynie216.78
buirit216.78
live216.78
stert216.78
fife216.78
exactly216.78
meltit216.78
pouer216.78
source216.78
pyntin216.78
birlt216.78
five216.78
breist216.78
skeanachs216.78
queer216.78
unnerstaundin216.78
suddenly216.78
habitable216.78
sayin216.78
property216.78
ootwith216.78
absolute216.78
gillies216.78
cereal216.78
hail216.78
series216.78
staundin216.78
arnae216.78
mithers216.78
activity216.78
celebratin216.78
biscuit216.78
grund216.78
moray216.78
bleak216.78
comin216.78
egyptians216.78
lours216.78
braes216.78
leid216.78
something216.78
upon216.78
mackay216.78
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dundee216.78
glesca216.78
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haurd216.78
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thrang216.78
killt216.78
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wirsels216.78
dowp216.78
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m216.78
walk216.78
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site216.78
merchin216.78
gaun216.78
decline216.78
faimily216.78
ile216.78
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rope216.78
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shot216.78
snp216.78
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bank216.78
sikh216.78
mither-in-law216.78
ivery216.78
british216.78
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lassies216.78
generation216.78
saxteen216.78
student216.78
selt216.78
kists216.78
dear216.78
trains216.78
roads216.78
peyin216.78
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lowpin216.78
watch216.78
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saft216.78
wids216.78
growin216.78
japanese216.78
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wid216.78
tap216.78
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sikhs216.78
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close216.78
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follaein216.78
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reek216.78
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university216.78
planes216.78
trainline216.78
fleggit216.78
ayont216.78
stey216.78
scriever216.78
tiny216.78
true216.78
accoont216.78
tea216.78
nummer216.78
slept216.78
droukit216.78
wirkit216.78
witch216.78
legacy216.78
witness216.78
damagin216.78
menfowk216.78
watchin216.78
unnergrund216.78
crash216.78
utterly216.78
hear216.78
declaration216.78
trees216.78
shouder216.78
lassie216.78
garred216.78
bocht216.78
aneath216.78
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wifies216.78
air216.78
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photae216.78
airmen216.78
macleod216.78
economy216.78
clearin216.78
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drink216.78
hellish216.78
medicine216.78
deuks216.78
dozen216.78
twa-three216.78
played216.78
aathing216.78
owerheid216.78
breingin216.78
council216.78
drouthy216.78
auld-farrant216.78
creditit216.78
hauf216.78
warkers216.78
sheep216.78
routes216.78
wabbit216.78
names216.78
much216.78
hair216.78
leuk216.78
widdin216.78
strathnaver216.78
terms216.78
pond216.78
mibbie216.78
relief216.78
fields216.78
duke216.78
skelpit216.78
gettin216.78
isnae216.78
carnage216.78
really216.78
slauchter216.78
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rejuvenation216.78
advantage216.78
visitor216.78
trainin216.78
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comes216.78
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claimit216.78
return216.78
lubeck216.78
claims216.78
pittin216.78
country216.78
shawin216.78
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houaniver216.78
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airms216.78
echo216.78
pentland216.78
kens216.78
commemoratit216.78
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spreid216.78
millenia216.78
ruled216.78
mindit216.78
border216.78
opportunities216.78
fermers216.78
martial216.78
exaimple216.78
tourists216.78
helpit216.78
virrsome216.78
myths216.78
ironic216.78
peace216.78
sairly216.78
conduct216.78
safe216.78
exploration216.78
cairit216.78
beer216.78
documents216.78
alang216.78
through216.78
tane216.78
leal216.78
due216.78
mense216.78
roon216.78
doesnae216.78
nemm216.78
derkness216.78
bield216.78
sherrif216.78
care216.78
supplies216.78
stores216.78
place-nemmes216.78
guide216.78
should216.78
pauchlin216.78
watson216.78
castle216.78
airtist216.78
slockit216.78
ever216.78
wirkin216.78
historians216.78
sangs216.78
speirt216.78
independence216.78
andra216.78
gaen216.78
neebor216.78
mindin216.78
focht216.78
rot216.78
when216.78
fairm216.78
speirin216.78
castles216.78
hill216.78
permission216.78
holiday216.78
thief216.78
shock216.78
said216.78
sir216.78
criminal216.78
hills216.78
experience216.78
himsel216.78
relative216.78
fouth216.78
safety216.78
play216.78
perfect216.78
cairn216.78
whether216.78
roond216.78
orra216.78
permanent216.78
hadrian216.78
snell216.78
pairts216.78
rabbie216.78
jacobites216.78
hieland216.78
then216.78
switherin216.78
thirty216.78
identity216.78
centuries216.78
inevitable216.78
haivers216.78
design216.78
circles216.78
snaw216.78
spears216.78
burns216.78
dice216.78
ootside216.78
fact216.78
neuk216.78
assume216.78
spiel216.78
myth216.78
lines216.78
stage216.78
cairied216.78
highlander216.78
general216.78
mairch216.78
journey216.78
murdert216.78
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