A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Alston, Connor

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 1,314
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 510
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.576
Tagged as WCE (West Central) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, , tae, jim, n, a, wis, carol, hoose, it,

List of texts in corpus

THE BLACK-EYED CHILDREN OF SCOTLAND
Scots Hoose (2021-11-05 ) in Lallans dialect, categorised as weans (1,314 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the1068066.97
322435.31
tae312359.21
jim261978.69
n251902.59
a251902.59
wis241826.48
carol201522.07
hoose181369.86
it181369.86
in181369.86
his161217.66
he151141.55
she151141.55
oot141065.45
as13989.35
s13989.35
that13989.35
child12913.24
and12913.24
oan11837.14
her11837.14
then10761.04
dair9684.93
went9684.93
ae9684.93
9684.93
this9684.93
they9684.93
an9684.93
of7532.72
back7532.72
up7532.72
had7532.72
knock7532.72
aw7532.72
through6456.62
children6456.62
ower6456.62
o6456.62
aff6456.62
began6456.62
ran5380.52
there5380.52
like5380.52
storm5380.52
wae5380.52
us5380.52
startit5380.52
way5380.52
doun5380.52
boady5380.52
snow5380.52
opent5380.52
steps4304.41
their4304.41
blood4304.41
aboot4304.41
get4304.41
efter4304.41
time4304.41
story4304.41
if4304.41
heid4304.41
lookt4304.41
awfa4304.41
saw4304.41
nicht4304.41
side3228.31
bins3228.31
tryin3228.31
so3228.31
hert3228.31
goat3228.31
haun3228.31
one3228.31
ery3228.31
by3228.31
wee3228.31
frae3228.31
dug3228.31
but3228.31
couple3228.31
its3228.31
stood3228.31
tolt3228.31
or3228.31
rollt3228.31
picked3228.31
phone3228.31
coar3228.31
whit3228.31
be3228.31
fur3228.31
ain3228.31
pair2152.21
kept2152.21
pale2152.21
turnt2152.21
gaun2152.21
whispert2152.21
awoke2152.21
waw2152.21
last2152.21
knees2152.21
drenched2152.21
skin2152.21
didnae2152.21
followt2152.21
you2152.21
stairs2152.21
stuck2152.21
left2152.21
at2152.21
one2152.21
windaes2152.21
flair2152.21
fell2152.21
smell2152.21
smelt2152.21
also2152.21
aroond2152.21
lookin2152.21
same2152.21
felt2152.21
terrible2152.21
been2152.21
absolutely2152.21
2152.21
me2152.21
thought2152.21
rank2152.21
richt2152.21
just2152.21
face2152.21
waws2152.21
while2152.21
fae2152.21
houndin2152.21
holdin2152.21
again2152.21
early2152.21
grun2152.21
fir2152.21
on2152.21
power2152.21
where2152.21
fillt2152.21
swept2152.21
deid2152.21
limb2152.21
still2152.21
dread2152.21
one2152.21
polis2152.21
2152.21
shiver2152.21
miles2152.21