A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Benzie, Lesley


Total words by this author in corpus - 4,182
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,598
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.617
Top ten most common words - the, o, an, tae, a, in, ye, their, as, for,
Total number of punctuation marks - 405

Punctuation statistics

0 semicolons in total or 0.00 per thousand words 0 colons in total or 0.00 per thousand words 102 apostrophes in total or 24.39 per thousand words 1 quotes in total or 0.24 per thousand words 169 commas in total or 40.41 per thousand words 5 exclamation marks in total or 1.20 per thousand words 2 question marks in total or 0.48 per thousand words 122 full stops in total or 29.17 per thousand words Benzie, Lesley; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

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Heatmap of punctuation

Benzie, Lesley

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