A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

Enter a word to find nearest neighbouring words, for example sonsie

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of aalways in Corpus

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The Levenshtein distance is the number of characters you have to replace, insert or delete to transform one word into another, its useful for detecting typos and alternative spellings if we're not happy with the standard spelling.
Here follows a list of the top fifteen nearest neighbour words to the search term, with the Levenshtein distance in brackets. You can click through to find all occurrences of that word to check usage (although I fear words with apostrophes will cause it to behave in an unpredictable manner).

aalways (0) - 26 occurrences
aaways (1) - 1 occurrences
ahlways (1) - 1 occurrences
always (1) - 251 occurrences
alweys (2) - 26 occurrences
railways (2) - 5 occurrences
ayeways (2) - 17 occurrences
ayways (2) - 1 occurrences
ay'ways (2) - 1 occurrences
walays (2) - 1 occurrences
aways (2) - 58 occurrences
al'ways (2) - 2 occurrences
aalwis (2) - 1 occurrences
allays (2) - 1 occurrences
alwys (2) - 1 occurrences

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