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kane Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words14.9 13.2 32.7 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences2412 12 0 0 0 0
Number of authors7 6 1

Occurrences of kane in Corpus

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Logan, Kirsty Lego, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
I dinnna kane how lang we sat there. It mus
t ten minutes. I didna really kane fit tae dee. We didna speak.
2 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
it fer bi Glescae chanter Pat Kane), fowk were sleepin on the si
hers like Dougie MacLean, Pat Kane, Willie MclIlvanney, Neil Asc
2 matches

McKinlay, Kieran Walk Way to Fame, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
keep goin" Suddenly… Harry Kane, the opposing team member cam
1 matches

Sutherland, Hope Twa sisters, een room, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Buckie, prose
a group o people thit I dinna kane. No, she’d yap awa tae them
started a wee joke cause you kane how abidy his at one thing th
2 matches

Wilson, Katie Becus a hae a sister a hae a friend, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Buckie, prose
ur one of the funniest folk a kane. Yi niver fail tae mak ma lau
s tae speaking tae uthers. Yi kane ah ma secrets that a wid nive
er think in telling mam cus a kane yi can keep a secret cus a tr
k mistakes in life yi hiv tae kane yi jist hiv tae learn fae the
4 matches

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
a huv tae say ma pal harry kane is gettin the ruff treatment (2020) twitter link


@daleser23 tweeted
for hame imorn tho. Haha ana kane dude il hae to see fit like f(2013) search twitter
e he wina. He wiz in america. Kane fit at yanks are like. Joris (2013) search twitter
ust gettin worse. I dina even kane how we are ment to play. Nae (2014) search twitter
@Poppy_Totti kane. He wiz needin tae go like. I(2013) search twitter
igerWoods @McIlroyRory haha a kane. They still asking sergio abo(2013) search twitter
and 7 other occurrences.