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 al 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.

al (0) - 185 occurrences
cal (1) - 11 occurrences
ad (1) - 68 occurrences
el (1) - 20 occurrences
aw (1) - 4548 occurrences
alp (1) - 1 occurrences
xl (1) - 3 occurrences
aal (1) - 355 occurrences
bl (1) - 2 occurrences
ail (1) - 3 occurrences
ml (1) - 8 occurrences
rl (1) - 1 occurrences
sal (1) - 14 occurrences
fal (1) - 4 occurrences
ali (1) - 151 occurrences

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