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Burgess, Wilson

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 5,322
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,614
Ratio of total words to unique words - 3.297
Tagged as WUL (West Ulster (Letterkenny / L'Derry)) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, a, tae, ah, in, an', o', hae, an, mae,

List of texts in corpus

Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems
Scots Language Centre (2007-12-06 ) in Ulster (L'Derry) dialect, categorised as poetry (5,322 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the2675016.91
a1833438.56
tae1562931.23
ah961803.83
in911709.88
an'821540.77
o'771446.82
hae761428.03
an591108.61
mae561052.24
haes51958.29
yae51958.29
it47883.13
on46864.34
that39732.81
fir37695.23
he35657.65
man33620.07
for32601.28
is32601.28
they32601.28
but32601.28
bae31582.49
noo30563.7
we30563.7
at28526.12
yir28526.12
wiz27507.33
hir25469.75
wee25469.75
wae25469.75
al'24450.96
me22413.38
as22413.38
this21394.59
frae21394.59
she21394.59
nivir21394.59
oot20375.8
dae20375.8
whin19357.01
sae18338.22
ye18338.22
doon18338.22
aboot18338.22
no17319.43
got17319.43
up17319.43
jist17319.43
time16300.64
nae16300.64
him16300.64
oor16300.64
think15281.85
so15281.85
see15281.85
still15281.85
be15281.85
go14263.06
had14263.06
ah'm14263.06
whit14263.06
life14263.06
if14263.06
wir14263.06
thir13244.27
wi'13244.27
come13244.27
or12225.48
big12225.48
ah'll12225.48
its12225.48
agaen12225.48
know12225.48
wis11206.69
wid11206.69
bit11206.69
a'11206.69
day11206.69
git10187.9
he'll10187.9
tell10187.9
will10187.9
that's10187.9
yin10187.9
some9169.11
owl9169.11
men9169.11
tak'9169.11
can9169.11
guid9169.11
say9169.11
sam9169.11
burnquarter9169.11
gie8150.32
them8150.32
sure8150.32
when8150.32
are8150.32
it's8150.32
han'8150.32
bak'8150.32
th'8150.32
sit8150.32
worl'8150.32
there8150.32
hear8150.32
bother8150.32
hame7131.53
luk7131.53
lang7131.53
lik'7131.53
years7131.53
place7131.53
says7131.53
oul7131.53
aye7131.53
what7131.53
schule7131.53
boys7131.53
left7131.53
laik7131.53
mony7131.53
his7131.53
far7131.53
happy7131.53
nicht7131.53
money6112.74
want6112.74
oul'6112.74
shure6112.74
och6112.74
aff6112.74
toon6112.74
lint6112.74
days6112.74
ploughman6112.74
did6112.74
shud6112.74
yisterdays6112.74
yaes6112.74
made6112.74
ulster6112.74
free6112.74
ca'n6112.74
baen6112.74
roon593.95
ah'd593.95
get593.95
seen593.95
net593.95
ah'593.95
rain593.95
gae593.95
hard593.95
rin593.95
wullie593.95
then593.95
same593.95
met593.95
quare593.95
efter593.95
robby593.95
whir593.95
tuk593.95
poor593.95
gaen593.95
sen'593.95
set593.95
car593.95
wi593.95
he'd593.95
best593.95
anither593.95
mair593.95
her593.95
half593.95
cannae593.95
yae'll593.95
micht593.95
thocht593.95
mill475.16
lot475.16
air475.16
soon475.16
thit475.16
lan'475.16
ir475.16
work475.16
caul475.16
pulled475.16
here475.16
better475.16
summer475.16
ullans475.16
thon475.16
only475.16
ah'il475.16
maybe475.16
thru'475.16
thim475.16
new475.16
iver475.16
cud475.16
ahoghill475.16
and475.16
show475.16
through475.16
we'll475.16
ivery475.16
dinnae475.16
twa475.16
stooks475.16
healy475.16
engineer475.16
luked475.16
heart475.16
al'wiz475.16
kilrea475.16
lukin'475.16
ither475.16
keep475.16
tay475.16
fair475.16
richt475.16
very475.16
yit475.16
you475.16
last475.16
smile475.16
heid475.16
seems475.16
cum475.16
peace475.16
face475.16
rich475.16
folk475.16
comfort475.16
ithers475.16
though475.16
coo475.16
twenty356.37
toil356.37
withoot356.37
feelin'356.37
done356.37
lay356.37
wife356.37
since356.37
well356.37
wet356.37
horses356.37
thirs356.37
mak's356.37
viry356.37
bocht356.37
sittin356.37
must356.37
maun356.37
bate356.37
they'll356.37
loast356.37
proud356.37
ower356.37
ate356.37
let356.37
o356.37
battle356.37
fast356.37
near356.37
focht356.37
wak'ed356.37
coorse356.37
mester356.37
stap356.37
reached356.37
bottle356.37
went356.37
ulstermen356.37
jobs356.37
spring356.37
changed356.37
road356.37
way356.37
polis356.37
worked356.37
wanted356.37
eccent356.37
united356.37
name356.37
turnips356.37
ye'll356.37
stan'356.37
foreign356.37
setterday356.37
need356.37
gaun356.37
he's356.37
caen356.37
young356.37
drink356.37
away356.37
times356.37
street356.37
than356.37
drap356.37
why356.37
fear356.37
were356.37
al356.37
hardly356.37
naethin'356.37
fermer356.37
gether356.37
en'356.37
places356.37
shooer356.37
six356.37
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said356.37
davy356.37
dream356.37
niver356.37
mars356.37
nancy356.37
salmon356.37
they'd356.37
nixt356.37
tak237.58
mad237.58
tryin'237.58
e-mail237.58
smert237.58
much237.58
natur's237.58
a'l237.58
readin'237.58
strife237.58
yins237.58
use237.58
she'll237.58
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past237.58
ill237.58
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whaur237.58
mony'237.58
care237.58
more237.58
there's237.58
wilcome237.58
ain237.58
live237.58
thru237.58
whiriver237.58
disnae237.58
cheer237.58
lotto237.58
coort237.58
maesel'237.58
som'237.58
hale237.58
no'237.58
blue237.58
human237.58
eyes237.58
night237.58
fal'237.58
begin237.58
ash237.58
spin237.58
bailiff237.58
faith237.58
notion237.58
scots237.58
stert237.58
agivey237.58
bush237.58
af237.58
carnroe237.58
hadnae237.58
ah''ll237.58
aften237.58
never237.58
fish237.58
cal'd237.58
weel237.58
loud237.58
takin'237.58
feelin237.58
three237.58
peaceful237.58
grow237.58
larnin237.58
computer237.58
gone237.58
while237.58
weemin237.58
blame237.58
banks237.58
plant237.58
called237.58
unner237.58
bi'237.58
cutty237.58
ivir237.58
yisterday237.58
aks237.58
lock237.58
good237.58
oxter237.58
lukin237.58
getting237.58
coulrain'237.58
too237.58
stay237.58
intae237.58
bann237.58
diamon237.58
coul'237.58
n'237.58
settled237.58
wunters237.58
miles237.58
al'wis237.58
erms237.58
trade237.58
caught237.58
en'o237.58
words237.58
trate237.58
my237.58
larnt237.58
maesel237.58
plan237.58
these237.58
ax'ed237.58
sense237.58
voice237.58
thinkin'237.58
praties237.58
grate237.58
stuff237.58
nane237.58
meet237.58
content237.58
lesson237.58
wiy237.58
bride237.58
water237.58
feet237.58
numb237.58
boy237.58
thole237.58
warmer237.58
himsel'237.58
naethin237.58
han's237.58
throw237.58
caan237.58
dreech237.58
sneddin237.58
green237.58
chair237.58
country237.58
lake237.58
gettin'237.58
lovely237.58
drappin'237.58
mist237.58
earth237.58
suspicious237.58
bigger237.58
mak'237.58
evenins'237.58
eleventh237.58
land237.58
pit237.58
bin237.58
female237.58
hunters237.58
bellamaina237.58
line237.58
polisman237.58
first237.58
wiznae237.58
workin'237.58
awa237.58
moss237.58
busy237.58
gless237.58
scene237.58
fin'237.58
bleached237.58
each237.58
play237.58
sits237.58
king237.58
lived237.58
dark237.58
hair237.58
tells237.58
min'237.58
ir'237.58
trick237.58
try237.58
george237.58
doze237.58
enuch237.58
searched237.58
wunter237.58
daein'237.58
minute237.58
proddysins237.58
cathlics237.58
shooder237.58
ermchair237.58
been237.58
bike237.58
ye'd237.58
who237.58
brithers237.58
instead237.58
fly237.58
we're237.58
started237.58
sore237.58
came237.58
bricht237.58
age237.58
gled237.58
pass237.58
wullies's237.58
motor237.58
al'ways237.58
unless237.58
cowl237.58
bridge237.58
warmin'237.58
like237.58
knowledge237.58
truth237.58
fine237.58
global237.58
wud237.58
steady237.58
stuck-up237.58
bad237.58
blondie237.58
plough237.58
wint237.58
before237.58
comes237.58
rivers237.58
whiniver237.58
fiel237.58
how237.58
power237.58
wil237.58
nighbours237.58
snow237.58
naebody237.58
pain237.58
wish237.58
frienly237.58
howl237.58
mither237.58
bowl237.58
ony237.58
behin'237.58
ten237.58
lik237.58
somethin'237.58
fecht237.58
pull237.58