A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Holton, Brian


Total words by this author in corpus - 4,374
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,448
Ratio of total words to unique words - 3.021
Top ten most common words - the, a, an, see, ay, o, in, ti, wi, ma,
Total number of punctuation marks - 881

Punctuation statistics

4 semicolons in total or 0.91 per thousand words 19 colons in total or 4.34 per thousand words 91 apostrophes in total or 20.80 per thousand words 2 quotes in total or 0.46 per thousand words 684 commas in total or 156.38 per thousand words 1 exclamation marks in total or 0.23 per thousand words 19 question marks in total or 4.34 per thousand words 61 full stops in total or 13.95 per thousand words Holton, Brian; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

List of articles

An Owresetter’s Tale
Bella Caledonia (2015-Nov-26) in Central (Galashiels) categorised as blog (1,561 words)

Lallans 67 - The Nine Sangs: Brian Holton
Lallans Magazine (2005-09-01) in Central categorised as poetry (2,813 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

Holton, Brian

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