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McAlpine, Joan


Total words by this author in corpus - 2,565
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 933
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.749
Top ten most common words - the, a, and, in, o, scots, tae, i, that, is,
Total number of punctuation marks - 315

Punctuation statistics

2 semicolons in total or 0.78 per thousand words 13 colons in total or 5.07 per thousand words 0 apostrophes in total or 0.00 per thousand words 0 quotes in total or 0.00 per thousand words 164 commas in total or 63.94 per thousand words 1 exclamation marks in total or 0.39 per thousand words 3 question marks in total or 1.17 per thousand words 132 full stops in total or 51.46 per thousand words McAlpine, Joan; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

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Meeting of the Parliament
The Scottish Parliament (06-11-2019) in Central categorised as government (2,565 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

McAlpine, Joan

Full stops are red; commas are blue;
apostrophes are yellow; quotes are pink;
question marks are green; Exclamation marks are cyan;
semicolons are white; colons are black