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 awards 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.

awards (0) - 26 occurrences
award (1) - 50 occurrences
tawards (1) - 1 occurrences
wards (1) - 26 occurrences
tacwards (2) - 1 occurrences
akward (2) - 2 occurrences
waards (2) - 1 occurrences
dwarts (2) - 1 occurrences
ards (2) - 11 occurrences
awardit (2) - 3 occurrences
beards (2) - 5 occurrences
shards (2) - 4 occurrences
wirds (2) - 420 occurrences
cowards (2) - 5 occurrences
onwards (2) - 12 occurrences

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