A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of aeroplane in Corpus

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 bugger it up.

aeroplane (0) - 9 occurrences
aeroplanes (1) - 3 occurrences
airplane (2) - 4 occurrences
aeraplanes (2) - 1 occurrences
ae-lane (3) - 2 occurrences
workplace (4) - 2 occurrences
hertland (4) - 2 occurrences
droppan (4) - 1 occurrences
aeroports (4) - 1 occurrences
caroline (4) - 18 occurrences
eurolang (4) - 8 occurrences
fermland (4) - 1 occurrences
explaned (4) - 1 occurrences
plane (4) - 33 occurrences
explene (4) - 4 occurrences

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