A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

Intro a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z List of texts Statistics Top200 Search Compare

Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of alarm 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.

alarm (0) - 18 occurrences
alairm (1) - 2 occurrences
alarmin (2) - 3 occurrences
alan (2) - 51 occurrences
alana (2) - 12 occurrences
alain (2) - 5 occurrences
aware (2) - 27 occurrences
alert (2) - 11 occurrences
karm (2) - 2 occurrences
lam (2) - 1 occurrences
slam (2) - 6 occurrences
alans (2) - 2 occurrences
lara (2) - 1 occurrences
apart (2) - 73 occurrences
glare (2) - 9 occurrences

Web Analytics