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Robertson, James


Total words by this author in corpus - 55,223
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 4,744
Ratio of total words to unique words - 11.641
Top ten most common words - the, and, ', a, tae, he, said, it, wis, o,
Total number of punctuation marks - 15,012

Punctuation statistics

85 semicolons in total or 1.54 per thousand words 137 colons in total or 2.48 per thousand words 5088 apostrophes in total or 92.14 per thousand words 471 quotes in total or 8.53 per thousand words 4427 commas in total or 80.17 per thousand words 435 exclamation marks in total or 7.88 per thousand words 592 question marks in total or 10.72 per thousand words 3589 full stops in total or 64.99 per thousand words Robertson, James; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

List of articles

The Deil
Scottish Book Trust (2018) in Central categorised as prose (2,904 words)

Melt (Yin)
Kettillonia (2001) in Central categorised as poetry (119 words)

Dr Wha
Scottish Poetry Library (01-01-2018) in Central categorised as poetry (123 words)

Black Cuddy
Scottish Book Trust (2019) in Central categorised as prose (1,035 words)

The Mannie
Scottish Book Trust (2018) in Central categorised as prose (1,629 words)

Naebody'd Seen Him
Scottish Book Trust (2018) in Central categorised as prose (2,309 words)

Precious and the Puggies
Itchy Coo (05-03-2011) in Central categorised as weans (7,914 words)

The Hoose at Pooh's Neuk
Itchy Coo (2010-06-10) in Central categorised as weans (28,955 words)

The Sleekit Mr Tod
Itchy Coo (2008-03-25) in Central categorised as weans (10,235 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

Robertson, James