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McDonald, Fiona


Total words by this author in corpus - 6,516
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,615
Ratio of total words to unique words - 4.035
Top ten most common words - tha, an, a, o, tae, wus, in, fur, it, ye,
Total number of punctuation marks - 1,337

Punctuation statistics

0 semicolons in total or 0.00 per thousand words 1 colons in total or 0.15 per thousand words 222 apostrophes in total or 34.07 per thousand words 160 quotes in total or 24.55 per thousand words 608 commas in total or 93.31 per thousand words 22 exclamation marks in total or 3.38 per thousand words 20 question marks in total or 3.07 per thousand words 288 full stops in total or 44.20 per thousand words McDonald, Fiona; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

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Frae Cowie's Cragg
Ulster-Scots Academy Press (2021-05-05) in Ulster categorised as poetry (6,516 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

McDonald, Fiona

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