A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of awake 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.

awake (0) - 12 occurrences
awaken (1) - 1 occurrences
awae (1) - 1 occurrences
aware (1) - 27 occurrences
wake (1) - 48 occurrences
awak (1) - 1 occurrences
awoke (1) - 4 occurrences
wage (2) - 13 occurrences
awan (2) - 1 occurrences
wale (2) - 16 occurrences
alike (2) - 13 occurrences
twae (2) - 133 occurrences
alane (2) - 138 occurrences
awfie (2) - 143 occurrences
brake (2) - 7 occurrences

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