A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Total words by this author in corpus - 4,851
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,222
Ratio of total words to unique words - 3.97
Top ten most common words - the, o, an, in, a, tae, that, wis, scotland, scots,
Total number of punctuation marks - 367

Punctuation statistics

0 semicolons in total or 0.00 per thousand words 1 colons in total or 0.21 per thousand words 1 apostrophes in total or 0.21 per thousand words 2 quotes in total or 0.41 per thousand words 188 commas in total or 38.75 per thousand words 0 exclamation marks in total or 0.00 per thousand words 0 question marks in total or 0.00 per thousand words 175 full stops in total or 36.08 per thousand words Scots Language Center; : ' " , ! ? . Sorry, your browser does not support inline SVG.

List of articles

Crackin aboot politics
Scots Language Centre (01-01-2020) in Central categorised as blog (4,851 words)

Heatmap of punctuation

Scots Language Center

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