A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Gillen, Charles

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 1,119
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 460
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.433
Tagged as CUL (Coleraine Ulster (North Antrim)) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, i, an, a, for, tae, an', t, but, ye,

List of texts in corpus

Fifty Nine
Ullans Press (01-01-2005) in Ulster dialect, categorised as poetry (77 words)

Whun A’ The Kye Had Names
Ullans Press (01-01-2005) in Ulster dialect, categorised as poetry (637 words)

Oot Here Mae Lane
Words without Borders Magazine (01-06-2004) in Ulster dialect, categorised as prose (405 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the615451.3
i413663.99
an373306.52
a242144.77
for201787.31
tae201787.31
an'181608.58
t181608.58
but151340.48
ye151340.48
that151340.48
in121072.39
oul121072.39
o10893.66
on10893.66
as10893.66
it10893.66
noo9804.29
mae9804.29
wus9804.29
they7625.56
fae7625.56
al7625.56
man7625.56
had7625.56
is7625.56
he6536.19
his6536.19
naw6536.19
s6536.19
mine6536.19
oot6536.19
wae6536.19
kye6536.19
here6536.19
think6536.19
lake6536.19
joost5446.83
whut5446.83
him5446.83
hae5446.83
if5446.83
me5446.83
be5446.83
it's5446.83
only5446.83
yer5446.83
nae5446.83
wee5446.83
wud4357.46
m4357.46
up4357.46
or4357.46
whun4357.46
jamie4357.46
richt4357.46
bak4357.46
o'4357.46
names4357.46
time4357.46
at4357.46
wains4357.46
och4357.46
lang4357.46
lane4357.46
know4357.46
spring3268.1
d3268.1
i'm3268.1
can3268.1
years3268.1
be's3268.1
weel3268.1
she3268.1
sure3268.1
life3268.1
nice3268.1
blue3268.1
dae3268.1
min3268.1
wur3268.1
we3268.1
all3268.1
hir3268.1
shane2178.73
three2178.73
gyely2178.73
luk2178.73
its2178.73
stan2178.73
first2178.73
by2178.73
far2178.73
niver2178.73
day2178.73
lent2178.73
dane2178.73
ony2178.73
grew2178.73
things2178.73
ll2178.73
crocus2178.73
mane2178.73
gate2178.73
mere2178.73
quate2178.73
fermin2178.73
dinnae2178.73
shud2178.73
cud2178.73
roan2178.73
polly2178.73
meg2178.73
bridgit2178.73
milk2178.73
nine2178.73
heaven2178.73
fifty2178.73
echt2178.73
ago2178.73
them2178.73
seem2178.73
sich2178.73
thing2178.73
wile2178.73
better2178.73
lan2178.73
stud2178.73
men2178.73
gentle2178.73
warts2178.73
got2178.73
mair2178.73
boys2178.73
pipe2178.73
knowed2178.73
wye2178.73
coorse2178.73
e2178.73
han2178.73
tak2178.73
since2178.73
dake2178.73
go2178.73
rodden2178.73
ouler2178.73
yit2178.73
still2178.73
iver2178.73
ploo2178.73
somethin2178.73
i'll2178.73
maybe2178.73
grun2178.73
straps2178.73
best2178.73
clear2178.73
whur2178.73
earth2178.73
same2178.73
oul'2178.73
rid2178.73