A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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ken Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words1545 1510.7 1973.5 2674.6 1300.1 1875.8 388.6
Number of occurrences24821372 725 76 91 161 57
Number of authors186 95 41 11 11 18 12

Occurrences of ken in Corpus

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Lallans

Robertson, James Black Cuddy, (Scottish Book Trust 2019) Lallans, prose
didna jist ken he wis there. Syne she did. ' on page 3
But we aw ken that. Whit for did he bite ye on page 5

7 matches

Robertson, James The Mannie, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
ethin's no richt, jist let us ken.' on page 8
he said. But she didna really ken whit she meant by it. on page 9
e she wis done ye wid haurdly ken tractor or beasts had ever be on page 10
n had happened, but she didna ken whit. She felt a new assuranc on page 11

5 matches

Robertson, James Precious and the Puggies, (Itchy Coo 2011 ISBN: 978-1845023324) Lallans, weans
icht fae the stert, they jist ken that this is whit they want t on page 1
'Did ye ken whit it wis?' she spiered, ha on page 9
dna hae been able tae get tae ken the brichtest and brawest las on page 19
hat includes yersel and me - ken that things that on page 26
ken whit it is onywey. Sae, a thi on page 29
Also on pages 32, 44, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 53, 56, 57, 63, 66
27 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017 ISBN: 978-3946190592) Lallans, prose
It took me a guid while tae ken whaur he cam frae. The wee pr on page 15
r mak?' They thinkna they can ken him else. Gin ye said tae the on page 19
at the stert, sae suin as ye ken whit it is. on page 22
y, drap by drap, I begoud tae ken your waesome life. For a lang on page 26
'Ye ken...whan a bodie is douff an do on page 27
Also on pages 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 36, 37, 40, 41, 45, 46, 48, 52, 55, 56, 59, 62, 68, 69, 70, 72, 75, 80, 81, 82, 84, 86, 87, 91, 95
48 matches

Fitt, Matthew Roald Dahl Reekin Rhymes, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785301834) Lallans, weans
Nae doot ye think ye ken this story. on page 5
'Ken whit?' said Jock. 'Ma maw wis on page 20
e spier it whit he wished tae ken. on page 26
Ye ken hoo you're a hoose-prood wife on page 32
'I ken ma belly's oot tae there, on page 43
Also on pages 44, 46
9 matches

Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
We twa cuid ken nae saucht whaur a sauntlik k on page 40
hrou vennels whaur the bairns ken nocht o schule, on page 42
We ken that throu oor daith, in time on page 43
wantit ti ken thaim in the first place. I'd on page 70
on the pools. Still, ye never ken! 'Here, Nick, ye're sittin up on page 72
Also on pages 76
6 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
later in the evenin. Yae jist ken that means somebaody is gonta on page 14
git louder and before you'll ken it, you've foond yur new best on page 15
wis yin ae they polis knocks, ken? the yins that aboot take the on page 16
at Little Bighorn. And we aw ken what turned up there, another on page 21
w hings come back at yae, yae ken? Memories. Thoan conversation on page 22
Also on pages 23, 25, 27, 28, 29, 31, 33, 34, 36, 37, 41, 42, 44, 47, 48, 49, 56, 57, 59, 60, 61, 62, 64, 65, 72, 74, 77, 78, 79, 81, 82, 83, 90, 93, 97, 98, 100, 105, 106, 108, 110, 112, 115, 116, 117, 120, 123, 125, 129, 130, 132, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 144, 145, 146, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 156, 160, 162, 163, 165, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 174, 175, 177, 179, 182, 183, 185, 187, 190, 195, 196, 197
153 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
n that's weel kent. Ah dinnae ken ony names.' on page 9
n tae play bingo. She doesnae ken ah come here.' on page 10
'Did ye ken,' Mrs Phelps said, 'that publ on page 13
r said. "Would ye no like tae ken? on page 16
the first thing he wants tae ken is how mony mile it's done. R on page 17
Also on pages 34, 35, 42, 44, 50, 63, 64, 66, 67, 68, 70, 71, 72, 76, 79, 82, 83, 84, 85, 88, 89, 90, 95, 98, 100, 101, 102, 110, 111, 112, 114, 117, 135, 145, 146, 149, 160, 165, 167, 173, 174, 175, 185, 186, 187, 189, 190, 191, 193, 195, 198, 199, 200, 210, 224, 228
85 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
you ken, an eh ken on page 2
but we ah ken that eis bi-sexual, on page 4
eh ken that's hard ti believe on page 12
It's a funny thing, ken that sound on page 16
Ken aboot thi simple things on page 17
Also on pages 18, 19, 20, 27, 28, 31, 36, 39, 67, 96, 97, 98, 100, 102, 107, 116, 119
29 matches

Hubbard, Tom Lallans 59 - Leids and Lieder: Walcome ti Helvetiscots, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
no Swiss Baudelaire, I dinna ken whit is.' At the ither end o on page 5

1 matches

Eagle, Andy Lallans 59 - Stravaigin the Wab, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
sations o the bygane. A dinna ken gin its tae be haed online bu on page 54

2 matches

Dareau, Mareau Lallans 59 - The Dictionar o the Aulder Scottis Leid (DOST), (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
ts scholar tae date. (Aye, Ah ken vailleant is Auld Scots, but on page 59

3 matches

Niven, Liz Lallans 59 - Painting the Forth Bridge: A Search for Scottish Identity, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
ners, or Scots fowk wha dinna ken muckle aboot thir ain kintra. on page 84

2 matches

Robertson, Sine Lallans 59 - Newsins fae SLRC, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
mair nor they were needin tae ken fan he spak aboot caaf beds. on page 87

1 matches

Waddell, John Lallans 59 - Eve and the Aipple, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
nt, nae virr aboot the place, ken, no even a dug fecht. An ye'l on page 89

5 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
instance we'll likely nivver ken gin Alpin, faither tae Kennet on page 10
e Picts disnae fit wi whit we ken nouadays an there hae even be on page 14
ious o onieboadie they didnae ken. on page 25
a foreign tung. Nou he didna ken onie Latin - they were discu on page 26
fer the last time, 'Dae ye no ken onieboadie in Dundee that cin on page 27
Also on pages 48, 56, 59, 60, 63, 65, 69
12 matches

Rennie, Susan The Teeger that Cam for his Tea, (Floris Kelpies 2018 ISBN: 978-1782504665) Lallans, weans
"I dinna ken whit tae dae," said Sophie's on page 19
"I ken whit we'll dae," said Sophie' on page 23

2 matches

Farrow, Kenneth D. Lallans 81 - Editorial, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans - Prestwick, newspaper
this year. As monie o ye wul ken, a mukkil kemp o the Scots le on page 5

1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
ue! Help oor boab, did you no ken that? Its aboot fifty times a on page 10
name o the wee man! I dinnae ken whit's wrang wi me!!' on page 11
" cried Granda Jock. 'Did you ken, for example, that he has him on page 12
'And ken whit?' Granda Jock cairried o on page 13
'I dinnae really ken, Granda,' Chairlie said. When on page 17
Also on pages 20, 21, 25, 26, 30, 33, 37, 38, 42, 43, 46, 52, 53, 54, 60, 61, 64, 66, 68, 70, 72, 79, 81, 86, 90, 98, 105, 113, 114, 120, 129, 132, 143, 148, 151, 154, 155, 157, 158, 172
55 matches

Clark, Thomas Diary o a Wimpy Wean, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785302145) Lallans, weans
a JOURNAL, aye? No a diary. I ken fine whit it says on the fron on page 1
y auld desk and nixt thing ye ken the teacher's sayin - on page 4
Ache, I dinnae ken WHIT the stpry is wi' lassies on page 6
DID YE KEN IF YER HAUN'S MAIR MUCKLE THA on page 20
Ye ken how I said I'm ayeweys pranki on page 21
Also on pages 24, 35, 38
11 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
They ken they're lucky tae hae goat a on page 28
Drink ye ken's a global hobby, The clamour on page 31
Censoring ma poem, ken whit ah mean? on page 36
And he should ken, he kissed King Geordie's loo on page 42
Ah hate the Polis nou, ken whit ah'm sayin? on page 69
Also on pages 72, 75, 100, 107, 108, 110, 111, 112, 113, 117, 118, 123, 124, 125, 129
33 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Perjink, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927565) Lallans, weans
jist that, sometimes, I dinna ken whaur we'll end up inatween.' on page 5
arty,' said Kat. 'But I didna ken there wis a real ane. It's ji on page 9
'Phew!' said Kat. 'Noo I ken whit a car feels like.' on page 10

3 matches

Fitt, Matthew Geordie's Mingin Medicine, (Itchy Coo 2007 ISBN: 978-1845021603) Lallans, weans
'Ye ken whit's wrang wi you?' the aul on page 4
rked. "That's auld eneuch tae ken better. If ye dina stap growi on page 5
and creepy clockers. Ye dinna ken whit's guid for ye.' on page 7
'I ken hunners o secrets, she said, on page 9
'Some o us ken secrets that wid mak yer hair on page 10
Also on pages 14, 23, 73, 76, 80, 82, 83, 88, 103
17 matches

Chisnall, Edward F. H. Yer Ain, The Young Yins and the Auld Yin, (Evertype 2021 ISBN: 978-1782012764) Lallans - Glasgow, poetry
? You bein perceptive and aw, ken. Ye see, oor places in this l on page ix
Temptations that ye dinna ken. Yet we'll hae mair'n bairns on page x
only jist, nae mair than that ken, on page 5
gret aside, it's only life ye ken. on page 7
That ken the gloom o legends but we'll on page 19
Also on pages 23, 39, 61, 71, 77, 130, 151, 153
16 matches

Donati, Colin Scots A Statement o Principles, (Scots Parliament 2003 ISBN: 978-1-899920-02-1) Lallans, government
The need tae ken languages an the need tae one on page 9
tory o a people. Gin we dinna ken the words namin the land aboo on page 12
an win tae a greater ken for the haill importance o th on page 15

4 matches

Grae, Emma The Tongue She Speaks, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans, poetry
To ken wha's boss! on page 31

1 matches

Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
hat oors is jist ane. Whit we ken for shair is that oor univers
oors, at least sae faur as we ken. Benmaist the sun is Mercury
alane is the ae warld that we ken haes life on it. The word Yir
er kintras but sae faur as we ken nae human haes set fit on it
ime scientific speirars didna ken hoo the rings haed come aboot
8 matches

Fitt, Matthew Jordan's New Jaiket, (Education Scotland 2014) Lallans, weans
‘Aye, Jordan. Ken whit that means? You’ll get
‘I dinnae ken, Jordan. Ask yer faither.’
2 matches

Robertson, James Naebody'd Seen Him, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
ken ye. And the place speaks to h
peaks to him likewise: Aye, I ken
didna ken for a moment if he wis in the
He didna richt ken. Oot, he said. Up in the widd
and place he didna ken, but somehow he kent them. Th
6 matches

Robertson, James The Deil, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
lettin her son ken that he should get his coarn
Ye ken I'm no rich. I canna even pey
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
daesna tak a lot o harns tae ken that nae Scots Government is
n fin nae evidence o it. D'ye ken how? Because aa o these names
et signs. Aabody wad therefor ken there wis naethin common or o
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 168, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
peakers that maistlins disnae ken that whit they speak is Scots
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 167, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
in community, ye suin got tae ken there wis juist the twa kinna
or the finals!"? Coorse we aw ken whit happens next. The words
players but coorse he widnae ken aboot me an the pairt A'd tae
Noo A ken aa this is totally treevial t
I ken it's juist October, but the s
5 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 178, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
w the freends A've gotten tae ken throu it, aw the best for the
The Michty Scotsman. A dinnae ken Purdie's beliefs, but there a
2 matches

Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
y, etc.) that they think they ken an whaur they hae acquired th
sion, he talks o the need tae ken the difference atween
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, government
e thare at aa: hou's folk tae ken no tae uize it?
s o Scots: onybody that disna ken what's wrang wi writin "fuit"
bein restrickit, as faur's A ken, tae certain dialecks. A'v pi
en on this shift, sae's we'll ken what anes tae write wi "i" an
s readers o Scots: hou div ye ken whether "ch" should be soondi
6 matches

McAlpine, Joan Meeting of the Parliament, (The Scottish Parliament 2019) Lallans, government
are in a crowd o folk and ye ken that they are aa Doric spikke
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Big Schuil, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
e whisky comes fae, div ye no ken?"
"Baas, ye ken?" A made the weel-kent sign w
at this schuil but A aareddy ken A dinna like Kinchie fowk.
3 matches

Fleemin, Sandy A Day Weel Spent, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
muckle rid aicademic gouns. I ken bejants is first years, but I
"I dinna ken if I'm liftin aa this," I she
, "it's weel ayont me. I di'a ken hou I thocht a bit gowf wad..
3 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Economic Theory, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
"D'ye ken whaur A could git a cup o cof
e road o the poliss, ye never ken.
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Shudder at the Niffer, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
de wi this "stap" spellin. We ken that "stap" can mean the like
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy No on BBC, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
erts like this whaur ye dinna ken what they'r sellin till the l
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Koan, (sandyfleming.org 2005) Lallans - East Lothian, poetry
Japanese intil a langage I ken better
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 108, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
be gien the inlat tae git tae ken aboot. He greed that it wis a
whan is it gaun tae lat fowk ken hou sic a policy will be cair
d Friday greement an he didna ken gin thon wad be possible or n
back tae the CPG an lat thaim ken the oot-come o thae talks.
its abeelitie tae cleek wi an ken the guid o the wice frae thae
5 matches

Bolland, John A Chocolate Cowboy, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2008) Lallans, prose
sey (ay supportive ma mither ken?)
roon aa the hooses guisin’ ken – hence oor paltry plunderb
ilter tae freshen her breath, ken , an she crouches down so I h
It wiz behind me. Ah ken that noo. Ah sensed that then
4 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS nummer 109, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
rae the middle ages that they ken nocht aboot or else it canna
that, the feck o thaim dinna ken the language they speak is cr
e atween Scots an slang, an A ken that at Embro, scholarly boad
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 111, (self-published 2003) Lallans, newspaper
eteracy. Gin students wis tae ken the guid o lairnin thair ain
na be Scots speakers an dinna ken onybody that is. Juist time w
2 matches

Forde, Iain W D Taid o that Ilk (excerpt), (Fons Scotiae 2009) Lallans, prose
il the airrs agane. “Dae ye ken, A hae nivver bene in a boit
th haein, an whitlik it disna ken isna wirth kennin. Losh! –
w tilt, an in course ye dinna ken. The bank is that thrangit no
3 matches

Forde, Iain W D Hale Ir Sindries - Buik Twa, (Fons Scotiae 2000) Lallans, prose
her wes cryed Parker. A dinna ken whit cam o him. Bot A’m sha
“Ye ken at Ingland an Scotland ar sai
“A dinna ken it.”
ren Grunstane, as A thocht. A ken hir Mither’s skyrie test
“We ken whitwey ti gang ower the brig
36 matches

McFarlane, Ishbel Maun we mak new wirds fir a chyngin warld?, (The National 2020) Lallans, newspaper
s an makars in minority leids ken thon. Fir instance A kent tha
A spiered at some deaf fowk A ken an in the end hedged in the a
2 matches

McFarlane, Ishbel Time tae mairch oot o oor climate comfort zones, (The National 2019) Lallans, newspaper
whit thae advertisers dinnae ken yet is A’ve jist stertit ta
1 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Bak Tae Schuil, (Scots Hoose 2015) Lallans, weans
be a blether or say 'a dinnae ken'
Weel, whit di ye ken, its Linda and Kerry,
2 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Haimster Pairty, (Scots Hoose 2016) Lallans, weans
Jings! a dinnae ken whit tae say!
1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Whuppity Stoorie, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
ng wife o Kittlerumpit didnae ken where her man wis. He gaed oo
swallaed him. She jist didnae ken.
ng wife o Kittlerumpit didnae ken whit tae think. She walked ow
Miss Kittlerumpit! Oh aye, I ken aw aboot you and yer hauf-dei
ow could this wee auld wummin ken onythin aboot her troubles?
8 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 177, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
nguage is English, afore they ken whit's happenin they've read
1 matches

Clark, Thomas Radge Against the Machine: Deid Wirds, Deid Warlds, an Why Scots Maitters, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
Ah ken we've still the stoppage time
an onymair, an politics as we ken it is aw aboot proxies. Dingi
n if it wis, weel, how wad we ken?
it yer lug tae the tracks tae ken that there's a slow train com
uise it ony wey ye like. But, ken. Jist uise it.
5 matches

Clark, Thomas Tae Kathleen Jamie, an ither Scots Scrievers, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
methin that aw Scots spikkers ken but dinnae like tae admit, wh
ny times ony Scots spikker ye ken has had tae talk themsels doo
Like aw the Scots spikkers ah ken, ah howp Kathleen Jamie finds
3 matches

Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
Ah ken we're tired o haein referendu
tired o haein referendums. Ah ken we're seek o sayin whit we th
us? Richt nou, we dinnae even ken. Let's fund oot.
3 matches

Clark, Thomas Yes Nae Mair, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
veelages even yer GPS disnae ken aboot. Nou, it wisnae just th
Ah mean, if we're wantin tae ken whit needs done better, they'
2 matches

Clark, Thomas A Scots Pairlament?, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
d signs?" Weel, that ah dinna ken. There's nae surmeesin whaur
1 matches

Clark, Thomas Scots an the smit: a language unner lockdoun, (Bella Caledonia 2020) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
We aw ken that guid news for the Scots
1 matches

Capener, Jack No Guid Eneuch, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans, blog
ain leid, their ain dialect, ken its value tae theirsels an th
1 matches

Fenton, Janet A Guid New Year tae yin and a!, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans, blog
he future, and fire us up tae ken hoo things micht change. He k
fur neeps, jist because they ken we are at least that bilingua
2 matches

Bremner, Stewart Haud Yer Wheesht?, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
A chose tae dae it acause ah ken those are things maist o us w
us were nivir taucht, dinnae ken ower much aboot an, aw tae of
an, aw tae often, dinnae even ken exist for the maist pairt.
oo, ah'm a big music fan an a ken a fair bit aboot oor post-war
inventions. Whilst maist o us ken aboot Logie Baird inventin th
9 matches

Clark, Sara Scot Free -The Psychic Cost O Uisin Scots, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
Ah cannae let on tae ken hou it feels tae be dinged do
1 matches

Malgrati, Paul Ayont the Fake and the Leal: Let's Free the Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
nteen an eichteen hunerts. We ken that. Tak Croatian, fir exemp
kitchen, but we maun lat them ken whaur they staun. Whaurivver
er Scots either. Scots, as we ken, nearly deid fae the fash o p
property, speak properly!" We ken that auld sang, dinna we? Wee
4 matches

Clark, Sara Your Leid, Oor Leid, Awbody's Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
wis "rainy". Weel, as ah nou ken, the best wey o descrivin a g
frae England, hou wis ah tae ken ony better? Ah still thoucht
gallus Turkish café. "Dae ye ken hou tae uise a coffee machine
bblin thaim in Scots. "Disnae ken whit tae dae aboot it", yin n
Nou, ah dinnae pretend tae ken the solution, but ah feel obl
6 matches

Clark, Sara Indyref 2: Aulder, Wiser, Kinder, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
bit differently. No that ye'd ken frae the wey we're makkit oot
se atween pretendin we didnae ken each ither, an givin in tae s
hat ah didnae like. Ah didnae ken the meanin o the wird 'RAGE'
onces a second referendum, ah ken whit ah'll be up for again. R
's no common grund, ah dinnae ken whit is. Hou we tak it frae t
5 matches

Clark, Thomas Aw Aboard! The fecht for the Scots language stairts the day!, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
y Dot… Which is aw true, ye ken, but the age o Trump an Johns
C tae thank for thon. Och, ah ken, ah ken - braidcastin isnae
, ah ken - braidcastin isnae a devolv
e can in life - an ah dinnae ken, ah micht be readin the situa
timise thon, lattin oor weans ken that, even gin their educatio
7 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
no a member o the snp, bit A ken plenty that are an ane o the
e tae tak her place? Weel, we ken there’s a lot wuid like the
ethin fer grantit ye need tae ken whit fowk screivin history wa
A hae nae richt tae claim tae ken better nor awbuddie else but
the mair A learn, the mair A ken that there’s a sector o Sco
63 matches

Burnett, Colin Boris Johnstone, (colinburnett.co.uk 2021) Lallans - East Central, prose
knows, likes. But what ah do ken fur sure is ah’m self isola
rkin again. Only the wife kin ken aboot this. Naeboady else, ev
tell them they kin. Actually, ken what? Maybe yasin the sister
3 matches

Mc Rae, Thomas The Neep Lantern, (Lowdown-L 2009) Lallans - Central, prose
ted talkin’ wurds we didnae ken. Ah still mind ’im sayin’
1 matches

Smith, Jamie The dingin doun o devolution, (Mak Forrit 2020) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
aboot? I think Scots awready ken fine hou tae protect theirsel
1 matches

Smith, Jamie William Playfair: faither o data visualisation, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
. But maist fowk likely disna ken that the inventor o the time-
illiam Playfair. This I didna ken, an bein somewhat o a data ne
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Smith, Jamie Soonds o the kirk an court: early airt muisic in Scotland, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
aes survive o, an what div we ken in general anent, early Scots
n the airts til his court. We ken, tae, that muisic played a ce
Weel, happily we ken a bittie mair anent the muisi
3 matches

Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 2), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
We aa ken whit happened neist: the Scot
We ken that William, an his aulder b
shie at the gaitherin, but we ken that nae lang efter this Wall
tae thon decision. We cannae ken.
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Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 1), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
cht doun tae whit we actually ken wi a decent amoont o certaint
We dae ken that Wallace wis an aircher,
We ken fae this incident that at lea
n chairge o the operation. We ken this, nae fae the soorces o t
Lubeck, Germany. It let them ken that Scotland wis free fae En
5 matches

Heather, Alistair Whaur we cam fae: the Pechts, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
hoosand years o Scotland. Tae ken whaur we ar gaein ye maun ken
whaur we ar gaein ye maun ken whaur we’v been.
2 matches

Heather, Alistair The Body Snatchers, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
An gin ye dinnae ken whit’s inside a body, whit
aff, than cut them up for tae ken better hou the body wirked.
2 matches

Heather, Alistair Rin throu the jungle, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
n wi us wis a Scot wha didnae ken hou tae swim. We haed been he
bank fit tae greet. I didnae ken whit tae dae wi him.
Singapore, an it wis easy tae ken whit wey tae gang. The lift w
3 matches

Heather, Alistair The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
o premature bairn deith an ye ken that e’en sae muckle as uph
the kingdom o Scotland as we ken it.
2 matches

Heather, Alistair The ghaist lichts, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
whit, naebody could claim tae ken.
hear the explosion. She didna ken the plane haed crashed on the
er saw it aa an she garred me ken: the lichts this nicht buir b
3 matches

Heather, Alistair Lat the auld witch burn, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
th. Viking place names gar ye ken that thae northren raiders ha
n the dowp. But as faur’s I ken he haednae killt onybody afor
lar, hailin fae Moray, didnae ken that leid. Sae as muckle as h
fleggit, wabbit an cauld. Ah ken o auld chiels wha teuk theirs
4 matches

Heather, Alistair Trains approachin?, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
thereaboot. She suin cam tae ken that the new railroad wad gan
this new money cam fae. They ken fine. “The introduction of
2 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Kintrae livin, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
gied oor heids a wee dirl tae ken we wad be gaein tae sleep upb
esht sin oor auntie wad niver ken onywey!
2 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Daein it yersel, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
they wad hear the sweirin an ken it wis juist me lyin amang th
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Three days in October, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
Nou we did ken aboot this seein as in ither
Nou we ken hou haurd it can be tae get f
ma hert lowp! The pouers that ken aboot sic things say there wi
3 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth The killin fields!, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
is the sound o gunfire, for I ken the wee craiturs ar bein forc
ports aw ma days, an whiles I ken it’s big business, an aboot
rs o rid grouse. An fine they ken: the hen harrier is the maist
3 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Bairns ootside, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
back tae masel as a bairn, I ken I wad hae been there, aither
ts o the bairns I dae see, an ken weel, unless it’s something
2 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Deid huddies an the Moray Eel, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
otiate a better deal. He’ll ken fine weel noo fae his dealins
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth For the fat romantics, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
018! Its plain tae see Greggs ken their mercat. Their shops loc
Noo, we aw ken obesity is no juist aboot the
2 matches

Holton, Brian An Owresetter’s Tale, (Bella Caledonia 2015) Lallans - Galashiels, blog
awfu big, kennin A needit ti ken mair, but no kennin whaur ti
, hed never written it, didna ken cud A or no, an siclike thing
2 matches

Campbell, Karen Gie it laldy, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans - Glasgow, blog
this ‘Scots’? How d’yi ken if its richt or no? Is it jus
y break the rules if yi dinny ken whit they are. Is it the skir
A be proud o that? But we aw ken that this is a very auld sang
3 matches

Hershaw, William The Retour O The Grey Airmy, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
But I ken fine that the baisties are oo
1 matches

Handy, Robbie Forked Tongues, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
spoken by maist o the folk Ah ken, so there’s nae point in ge
Ah dinnae ken every Scots word an Ah dinnae
as Ah can tae her because Ah ken she enjoys me makin the effor
njoys me makin the effort, ah ken she misses hame an Ah believe
in the street. If ye want tae ken jist how dangerous he became,
5 matches

Hodgart, John Scots Language Act: Oor weans hae richt tae see mither tung respectit, (The National 2021) Lallans - North Ayrshire, newspaper
still leuk doon on aw this or ken nocht aboot it. Yet in spite
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 149, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
the likes o Kay Adams, didnae ken his richt name an kept on cry
1 matches

Meikle, William Overheard in a Cemetery, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Ayrshire, prose
s prood as punch that day. Ah ken ah wis a wee bit
gettin'. Ah jist hope that ye ken how much this means tae me.
When ah'm here ah dinnae ken whit tae talk aboot. Ah feel
comfortin' ye, but ah dinnae ken the words - ah never did. I
dinnae even ken if ye can hear me - I wis ne
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Stewart, Anna An Alien Feeling, (Scots Hoose 2019) Lallans, prose
I dinnae ken whar Lugs went in that moment
ymair – when yi dinnae even ken what yi are – that’s when
I ken what fowk think – I'm a daf
istook a coat fir an alien. I ken that's what Ray and Fat Karen
sounds muffled in my ears. I ken what I'm saying though – I
9 matches

Briggs, Susi Diva, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans - Dumfries and Galloway, poetry
That wimmen shuid ken by noo whaur the lines are dr
1 matches

Grae, Emma Billy's Ghost Dug, (liarsleague.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
durin lockdoon, and ah dinnae ken where ah’d be wi’oot Spar
s soon staun cauld. Before ah ken whit’s happenin, ah’ve re
2 matches

Rennie, Susan The Hoose o Haivers, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
Ye ken hoo sometimes, afore a thunne
irth tae a bullbairn. I didna ken the truth an wis feart tae sp
ate. Daedalus, I thocht, maun ken the wey tae escape fae his ai
an by this sign, the King wid ken whether his son wis alive or
pey me ony mind. But ye niver ken whan the gods are takkin tent
7 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Fankle, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
tur, gey pleased. ‘I see ye ken oor customs. Ma name is Snorl
‘I didna ken cyberdugs ate real food,’ s
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ime ye read this, awbody will ken the mak-up o the saicont Scot
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
to Thee, hae mercy on Rob. Ye ken yoursel he is a wild, mischie
is mair particular in the bit Ken whaur a series o comments ane
te joco wi the words, "eh, eh ken".
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 117, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
"A ken whit it says!" said his mithe
"A didnae ken they selt dugs at this mercat
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 176, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
Bit ye ken thit the answer hidden inside
EVEN fowk that disnae ken Glesca, thinks they ken Glesc
Glesca, thinks they ken Glesca. They've heard aboot i
mair fameiliar bi somebody ye ken sittin at yer ain fireside an
lar readers o Scots Tung will ken that ma reviews is written in
7 matches

Vettese, Raymond Lallans 59 - Raymond Vettese : nineteen poems, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Montrose, poetry
I nodded, auld eneuch tae ken
but o whit we’ll never ken.
Stairtled by love I ken aince mair
This is cruel, I ken,
Fowk wha didna ken him weel
6 matches

Chalmers, Aimee Lallans 59 - Joukene Poukerie, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
ht that, onieweys, he wuidnae ken the books o the Bible. You’
lichter. Billy Bunter wuidnae ken hoo tae talk like that. His f
mies up. Oniethin tae let him ken ye wasnae bathered. “Me? Ay
3 matches

Connor, Charles P. Lallans 59 - The Queen’s Shull’n, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
shull’n!! A shull’n!!! Ah ken whit ah’d like tae gie them
“Ah ken. Whaur ir thae speckit tae fu
arasites ...” Wullie didnae ken whit parasites wir an he wisn
e efter, she’d be shair tae ken it her age.
ish royalty.” Wullie didnae ken whit the French hid duin thit
11 matches

Purdie, David C. Lallans 59 - Sanct Hub’s, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
Ken this? Cheese pieces tastes th
but I did, an I ken nou whit it wis.
Auchtoritie ... no as ye’d ken ony difference.
3 matches

Purves, David Lallans 59 - Five Poems frae the Chinese o Po Chu-I, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Selkirk, poetry
breirds baith blyth an fear A ken.
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Lallans 59 - Bellin the Cat, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Ormiston, prose
“I dinna ken,” says Rhona.
t the siller somewey. I dinna ken hou, but we shuirly maun.”
ing batherin ye, juist lat us ken.”
3 matches

McClure, Derrick J. Lallans 59 - A Stot an a Cleg, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans, prose
We ken na whit giff-gaff held its we
Yon gentie ane it myns, I ken that weel,
iger.” Dante, as faur as we ken, never fash’t his sel tae g
Ken whit ye are, wee Cecco? Ye’
They ken it’s bruckle; an their ettl
5 matches

McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
ain shame! Aw’budy, in the ken, hae vowed to keep oor secret
A suppose ye hae a richt tae ken why ye died. Weel, we aw’ k
why ye died. Weel, we aw’ ken't Colin Roy Campbell o’ Gle
Three o’ us let it be ken't that we were goin’ up loc
only aboot 100 paces an’ A ken’t the shot wis true! Baith
9 matches

Shoor Caan, Angus Tasteless, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Lallans - Saltcoats, prose
rey used tae be, bit A still ken ma wye roon' rat table. A won
tae it. Ma brur ay waants tae ken who's playin whit bit rat bur
2 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
chocolate bar and boy did he ken it. Faither wid be getting to
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Pet-gilante, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
dlines they cam up wi. Aye, I ken ye dinnae read the papers and
’ve got you tae talk tae. I ken ye arenae a clipe. Even if ye
2 matches

Muir, Glenn The Truth Will Out, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
he isnae touching ma erse. Ye ken he bocht a fedora oot o yin o
er since they got mairrit. Ye ken if ye taen everything aff the
he only fifty year auld man I ken, wha still gets pocket money
every week. Pair o wasters, I ken Sid didnae trust them, Doris
4 matches

Muir, Glenn Lion Rampant, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
“Och, ye ken how it is, his een wis bigger
tae nab a wildebeest (aye ah ken they are nae due until the ra
2 matches

Muir, Glenn Al Fresco, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
. Frank wis the only person I ken wha could burn a fried egg ta
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Ozsome, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
n unce o courage an ah dinnae ken whaur tae fund onie,” the L
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
es tae and wid usually let us ken whit wis a shair thing for Th
are beyond fulfilment and ye ken whit they say, “Nostalgia i
2 matches

McKillop, Roger The Flemings o’ Dalnoid, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
lege. Ma Fleming's was a weel ken't stop efter ski-in', for a r
h speed, tangental corners, I ken't whit she meant! Sae many sk
Weel ken't here in Alba,
I ken't Ma was in hospital an' we d
an' lassies?" Oh, if only she ken't! She said she'd lots o' vis
5 matches

McKillop, Roger Uprisin' an' Doonfa', (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
looked intae her kind, weel ken’t face, ma een re-opened an
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Challengin' Times, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
it. She walked, fir those wha ken Glenshee, frae the tap o’ B
in’ nice kids!” You never ken it could have sterted a trend
Di’yi’ ken whit it’s like in school? W
test, we’re young an’ we ken best!
You ken you’ve been a pest, but if
5 matches

McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
a died boady, will ye let us ken?”
she exclaimed, “How did you ken that? He said it last night!
the ring tones doon bit still ken if someone’s callin’ you
Ye caani ken, bit A will tell,
4 matches

McKillop, Roger The Builders, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
t soonds, Adie, an’ we’ll ken whit ye mean.” In a test th
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Educational (Mis)Communication, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
paniel an’ asked, “Did ye ken that wid happen?” She left
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Wee Roge Boobs, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
intae the P.E. Dept in a weel ken’t sooth o’ Glasgow F.E. C
y!” Long stare, “Mmmmm, A Ken ye didni’ mean it!” said
2 matches

McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Sport, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
A voice weel ken't, baith east an' west,
I think, that we aw' ken the score,
why A hae a buggered knee? A ken aboot hittin’ the wa’ an
n’ tae play oan a Sunday! A ken it’s rich comin’ frae som
ttention, aw’ Athletes, wha ken how it feels,
6 matches

McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Music, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
Did yi' ken what yi' meant tae oor land?
Did yi' ken, jist how much, yi' were love
Oan, weel ken't, words, their passions hung
3 matches

Shoor Caan, Angus Afore we hud ri telly, (McStorytellers.com 2013) Lallans - Saltcoats, prose
rat meat, d'ye hear me? A'll ken if yuv open't it so a wull.
1 matches

Crawford, Ross Awa in a Dwam, (Medium 2021) Lallans - Stirling, prose
therin youse, ah… ah dinnae ken why this happens.’
1 matches

Crawford, Ross At Stake, (Medium 2021) Lallans - Stirling, prose
loor-deh-lee” but ah didnae ken whit that meant. Wae these me
1 matches

Crawford, Ross Mindin, (Medium 2021) Lallans - Stirling, prose
But ah ken that soon we will come thegit
1 matches

Lehane, Matt Mair Licht, (bandcamp 2006) Lallans - Ayrshire, poetry
didnae ken it aa
1 matches

Lehane, Matt Hush Nou, (bandcamp 2006) Lallans - Ayrshire, poetry
div yow ken johnnie peel...
ay- I ken him far tae weil
thou shud ken
thou shud ken
4 matches

Lehane, Matt Gif I was, (bandcamp 2006) Lallans - Ayrshire, poetry
I was ... confrontit wi ‘we ken somehing that youse divnae’
1 matches

McKenzie, Roddy Cataracts, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2018) Lallans - Dundee, prose
n thi toon, ye dinnae get tae ken wha`s wha in a shop afore yir
ere jist wind thersels up. Yi ken thit lenses, arnae megic een.
ped at thon stuffed shirt. Yi ken yi wur a bittie ootae order,
urn, bit yi keep yer dignity, ken whit eh mean?
4 matches

Capener, Jack This laund wis wrocht for you an me, (Mak Forrit 2021) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
concentratit laund-ownership, ken — an he wadnae be wrang. Vi
value for their tuimness. We ken that, sae lang as it’s the
2 matches

Dempster, Michael DIGNITY, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans, poetry
ye jist need tae ken them,
ken their names.
Ye ken, sae's A cuid
didnae ken
fowk ken
7 matches

Penny, Len Toast Tae The Daft Days, (Lidl 2020) Lallans, poetry
ogmanay, for those who dinnae ken
y drawin in and shin afore ye ken
2 matches

Paterson, Stuart Daft Days, (Lidl 2020) Lallans, poetry
ds mair, Ah'm gey shair ye'll ken aw the patter
ae Lochans tae Langholm, Lock Ken tae Lincluden,
2 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
ae that the fowk micht better ken the laws.
1 matches

Horsbroch, Dauvit The Embra Greement, (Scots Language Centre 2012) Lallans, government
• lattin fowk ken the affcome;
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Indytwa?, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
I ken that the SNP haes planned a c
1 matches

Seth-Smith, Niki Chynge o sum kind is comin either wey, but a vote tae leave wad empooer Europe’s faur richt, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
inlie their track raicord, we ken that their idea o a ‘succes
We ken Europe is polarisin: national
while pretendin that we dinna ken whit they’ll dae.
3 matches

McClurg, Fernando Scots, the Electoral Commission an the language community, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
te for siclike domains. We aw ken that expository Scots prose i
ppent wi Ulster Scots. Noo, I ken that there are Scots speakers
cots speakers in Ulster, an I ken that there are guid fowk wark
3 matches

Young, Clive Creative Scotland an the sowl o Scots, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
tlie caw Scots a language. We ken frae the 2011 census that Sco
hauf folk declarin they baith ken an speak it. The Scottish Gov
able stannert nanetheless. We ken there nae Académie Écossais
re ideologues. Although they ken fine weel Scots “is recogni
4 matches

Durie, Nick The Best o the Baith o Thaim, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
A’m expectin a surge. And, ken this, A walcome it. Gin aw th
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Weill, weill, weill, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
anither referendum they dinna ken they’d win. Biggin taewards
Wise Gordon Broon. Weill, we ken hoo that warked oot, nine yea
wadna hae been onie help tae Ken Mcintosh, the reasons for thi
sition as leader. Mibbie they ken they need deeper chynge, mibb
4 matches

Widmann, Thomas The State o Denmark, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
ut wioot the pairtie leets we ken frae Halieruid. The voters pi
filled frae the leit like we ken it frae Halieruid), sae Dens
2 matches

Neil, Gabriel The Green Pairty: Holyrood’s nixt opposition?, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
ion is awmaist upo us, but we ken that the Lunnon pairliament i
bittie dreich – we awready ken wha’s gaein tae win benorth
Efter aw, we aw ken Labour arena up tae the task
doon tae third place. I dinna ken monie SNP voters wad mind tha
4 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Potemkin Pairty, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
Ye ken whit’s comin nixt, richt?
maist o thaim probably dinna ken that ye’r no meant tae pron
2 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Great Divide, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
it turns oot tae be, we canna ken yit. Snapshots, lik the SNP d
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Syriza, an the road aheid, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
s o Podemos an the deils they ken i the ither pairties. It’s
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt Ane: Janus leuks back, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
er wumman, whase name I dinna ken. It wis jist a week afore the
she said “Ah, ye leuk like ken how ye’re votin.” I did i
e’re votin.” I did indeed ken that. Syne, “Mibbie ye can
an help me – ‘cos I dinna ken!” We haed a blether for abo
wantit it tae happen. I dinna ken whit wey she votit, though I
5 matches

McClurg, Fernando Thon Survation poll..., (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
e that. As weill as as we can ken, thir figurs gies us the actu
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The USA: Whit happened tae the Guid Guys?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
We ken Americae’s myths. Liberty (
o the Free Wurld. An while we ken that this leadership wis afte
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 100, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ir sleekit mooths. They wadna ken truith gin it lowpit up an bi
e hae onie kennin o Scots tae ken the guid o this coorse. For f
in the media thae days. Ye'll ken thaim yersel.
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 101, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ve been thrang, and ye little ken what the weemen folk have to
very bizzy wi things that ye ken little apoot. I like the fami
"Och, A dinna ken," said Jock, "It wad tak a wy
nco queer thing that ye dinna ken hou auld ye are." retoured th
"A ken weel aneuch hou auld A am," a
6 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 105, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ye'v got a body, that daesna ken "old Scots" wis spoken frae a
ers micht be - an wantit tae ken whar thi cud git mair!
greatest defeeckwulty ane can ken a word they say.
eil be on them gin they could ken what I said!
let the CPG on Scots language ken bi e-mail tae [CENSORED: emai
5 matches

Monahan Brown, Ricky Dùn Èideann, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, prose
ee question, an A want ye tae ken A ken it’s weird, an aa. Ji
A ken it’s weird, an aa. Jist sae
tae have denner thegether? A ken a barrie wee cerry-oot place.
3 matches

Clark, Thomas Till Houletgless an the Soond o Money, (The Scores 2018) Lallans, prose
wi a penny for ma deener? Ye ken yersel ah niver took a bite.
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 106, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
s wis threapin the bairns wad ken the guid in mony weys, throu
the clessroom. She wanted tae ken whit the Scots pairlament wis
A didna ken ava that "least-weys" wis Sco
s tae express thirsels in, an ken the guid o, thair ain languag
at the schuil an aften dinna ken the meanin o common words fun
6 matches

Heather, Alistair Tak tent o the Cabrach, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
Jake wantit tae let us ken exactly whit sort o position
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Tartan Tourism nae mair, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
a layer tae the laun. Ye’ll ken that the burn aside ye aince
1 matches

Robertson, James Dr Wha, (Scottish Poetry Library 2018) Lallans, poetry
Bit dis he ken himsel? Weel, mibbe sae,
yet wha’s tae ken gin aw that’s kent by Wha
nor whit we ithers ken, or think we dae?
3 matches

@Seperatist_No1 tweeted
@lad_pictish @bmc875 A ken it's bairnish but saying "may(2020) search twitter
ey want what they want and ye ken if ye dinnae get it they won'(2020) search twitter
too many of them dinnae even ken because tories have them blam(2020) search twitter
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@alistairdunn tweeted
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@ogilvie_mark ken whit tae dae then?(2014) search twitter

@Cobradile94 tweeted
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@DavidJWood2 tweeted
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@gordimhor1 tweeted
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@jack_capener tweeted
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@jax6754 tweeted
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@ClashCityClarky tweeted
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@fourmenterian tweeted
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@iainnicol tweeted
@etherwaves Hoo did they ken??(2020) search twitter
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@IshbelMcF tweeted
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@mcfarlane_irene tweeted
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@rosa_alba_macd tweeted
@NicolaSturgeon @JeaneF1MSP I ken as wi scuils (in oor toon the(2020) search twitter
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and 13 other occurrences.

@SusiBriggs1 tweeted
@Sayers33 ?? ?? I ken whit yer referring tae anaw. (2019) search twitter
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@Chazzbat tweeted
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@DABArbuckle tweeted
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and 7 other occurrences.

@fairpechtoot tweeted
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and 1 other occurrences.

@johnstone_shane tweeted
this sayin in Scots afore, a ken it in thi Gaelic! Wunner whic (2020) twitter link
ee hou thir kin be a "wrang." Ken thirr's an argument fit staun (2020) twitter link
ery leid does it. A even say "Ken" noo an A love it. (2021) twitter link

@LairnScots tweeted
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@MizLiot tweeted
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ghlin @meldrewmoment I dinnae ken how somebody who says they’r (2021) twitter link
and 7 other occurrences.

@Sinethugcat tweeted
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@kennethbryce184 tweeted
@pieandbov @pencaitlandfc you ken me wee man - a aways stick t (2021) twitter link
@ajmc1066 aye lol dae u ken mrp still watches the crystal (2021) twitter link
will theres a way ali - n ee ken me lol (2020) twitter link
2 have at arnie - they lads ken the game - respect! (2021) twitter link
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and 53 other occurrences.

@StuartPoet tweeted
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and 32 other occurrences.

Doric

Manson, John Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Doric - Dumfries, poetry
I didna ken on page 116

1 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
a, an cudna, ivver say it, Ah ken he feels the same. He's a maa on page 7
hocht. Ah wintit the wifie te ken that Ah wis prood te spik the on page 8
"Ye ken, Ah'v gaed near twinty ear wi on page 9
sappeart fae sicht. "Ah dinna ken fit ye'r aye girnin oan aboot on page 12
"Och! Ye ken," she said, brakkin inte er s on page 13
Also on pages 14, 16, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 38, 43, 44, 45, 46, 48, 49, 51, 52, 54, 55, 59, 60, 62, 63, 65, 66, 67, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 78, 79, 81, 84, 86, 88, 89
83 matches

Goodall, Phyllis J. Lallans 59 - Last May a Braw Wooer, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Doric, newspaper
. Qweed be here, fit he disna ken aboot the insides o a John De on page 94

3 matches

Pacitti, Stephen Lallans 81 - Pyntin the Been, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
ton. Ye coulda picked ten, ye ken.' on page 8

4 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
"Aye, Ah ken, Ah ken," admitted Morrice. "It's jis on page 9
"Ken...it's great, in't it?" Joyce on page 10
"Oh, weel...ken fine fin Ah'm nae wintit. See on page 13
a lot differint oot here, ye ken. Ye'd hae te dee fit ye're te on page 14
kit kinna panic-stricken. "Ye ken fine ye canna hunnle spirits. on page 15
Also on pages 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 35, 37, 38, 39, 40, 43, 44, 46, 48, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 61, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 95
106 matches

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
"Blist are e fowk att ken their wint o God, e Keengdom on page 11
"Ye ken wir forebeers were telt "Dinn on page 12
gweed dinna lat yer left han ken fit yer richt han is deein. Y on page 13
their phisogs tae lat aabody ken att they're fastin. Lat ma te on page 14
than, coorse tho ye mith be, ken foo tae gie yer bairns fit's on page 15
Also on pages 16, 80, 81, 86, 90, 93, 95, 96, 97, 100, 102, 103, 105, 108, 110, 113, 114, 115, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121
41 matches

Shepherd, Robbie Harknin tae the braw souns, (John Benjamin 2000) Doric, newspaper
"Did ye ken they hid a braak-in at Pittod
1 matches

Harper, Norman Stronach: A Weekly Look at Life in the Fictional North-East Village, (The Press and Journal 2000) Doric, newspaper
eg," Sandy said, "bit I dinna ken if he'll hae the strength tae
ie worried aboot him masel. I ken he's 76 an aathing, bit there
wikk, so surely I deserve tae ken fit I've got on ma hauns."
3 matches

Hardie, Buff Dod 'n' Bunty, (Evening Express 2000) Doric, newspaper
trict regime at Peterheid. Ye ken the slang word for daein' tim
ooths could use it tae let ye ken far tae look an' fit button t
2 matches

Wheeler, Leslie Brockit, the Ferm Toon Cat, (Grampian Regional Council 2000) Doric, weans
he songs - even fan he didna ken the wirds! an ate his sweetie
Ye ken, there are times fin it's jis
2 matches

Elphinstone Institute Aiberdeenshire Cooncil – Scots Leid Guidelines, (Aberdeenshire Council 2017) Doric, government
* Ken far tae finn information an g
1 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
Fresh or frost? You widnae ken ata,
said tae the Wee Wifie. "You ken it's a rare day tae be gaun f
lad jist you forget that. You ken fine I hinna started my sprin
an weel did the Wee Wifie ken that Jonsar didnae like tae g
stuff, you ken it wull aye burn". Jonsar Eck
22 matches

Smith, Alex A Fer Chauve, (self-published 2005) Doric, prose
s a'a richt, you see we baith ken een an ither". Jonsar Eck lau
say." You ken I'm ferrly deaf bit I'll tell
think yon twa wifies ken fit their spikkin aboot."
ken aboot that." He snarled. "I a
rouble wi ae e'e, bit I dinna ken fit tae tae dee".
23 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
dyke an grat cause they didna ken far their neist bawbee wis co
'Niver ye heed! Ye'll ken some day. Jock's back on the
ed skiffy, Da says, she widna ken a bar o music frae a bar o so
r fit happens fin the rubbits ken the futterat's in their hoose
n up inside her, wid Jock Dow ken?
28 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
quine an twa demons – d'ye ken the tale, Nava?"
ies cheenge in the tellin, ye ken. Onywye, there wis aince a yo
"I ken the feelin fine," grumphed Br
r-in-law is wytin, wintin tae ken far her brakkfest is fit sud
ak?" the Sangsters winted tae ken.
26 matches

Cara, Dillon, Ami and Travis Bogle Adventure, (Scots Hoose 2017) Doric, weans
t so as not tae let the bogle ken whit they were up tae. Soon e
1 matches

Gauld, Ilene Ilene Gauld - Piper and Poet, (Doric Future 2020) Doric - Keith, poetry
led since lockdoon an I dinna ken fan we’ll get back. They’
canna mine ees name, I didna ken him that weel!
lop’s fit it’s caad, an I ken for a fact
’ll educate them that dinna ken.
4 matches

Ritchie, John Fishin in the Findhorn, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
boot how tae land it. I didna ken fa tae listen tae first. I wi
ish flappin aboot and I didna ken fit tae di next. Ma didie cam
2 matches

Robson, Euan Peelie wally, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
ony length o time an a didnae ken fit to di wi masel. Abidy wis
tter I got scunnered. I didna ken fit tae di wi masel. There wi
2 matches

Martin, Keiron Ma Worst Nicht Oot, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
it wye they ca it tae I didna ken something tae di wi the last
hid seen her and a needed tae ken foo the rest o the family wer
end o her tether, she didsna ken fit tae di wi him. He wis aye
3 matches

Riddell, Conor San Diego, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
sel, baubles, lichts, a didna ken far tae start.
1 matches

Johnston, Shaun The Forkie Gollach, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
mind. Just fit she needed to ken.
1 matches

Mitchell, Kiera Fit why nae?, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Banff, prose
I dina ken!
Dis she aye really ken fits best?
In a way I'll niver ken if I dina try!
Bit I ken ats her wey o sayin nae ti gi
I dina ken...
6 matches

Uri, Antonia Fit tae dae aboot obesity?, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
t is comin fae. They need tae ken that fish fingers come fae th
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Naewey tae bide, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
llaein him on Facebook, an ah ken for a fact that mony fowk fae
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Widney’s Fuil, (Mak Forrit 2017) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
he said back tae them, “Ye ken, jeest the same’s they’r
ed by a local hero they dinna ken aboot. O coorse, mair focus o
unger teachers themsels dinna ken eneuch aboot it. Until it dae
hairm tae spreid ony tales ye ken aboot yer local area by wird
ter far ye come fae. Ye dinna ken ony? Dinna fash yersel! Gang
6 matches

Murdoch, Steve Schrödinger’s Leid?, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Doric - St Andrews, blog
But fit did Saville ken o languages? An Oxford gradua
“working class” divent ya ken!), an some cove fae Ullapool
, gin a chiel micht ettle tae ken fou muckle fowk in Scotland k
3 matches

Strachan, Shane Hoast, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric, prose
Please God, nae yet. I dinna ken fit exactly I’m supposed ta
ely at the video, but I didna ken fit had upset her. It wis jis
Afore I even ken masel, she’s up and in the
3 matches

Diansangu, Mae naebdy likes a clype, (Scots Hoose 2021) Doric, poetry
ken him as that thievin gype
1 matches

Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
‘Do I ken you?’ I ask. ‘Fae afore?
‘But it’s aa I ken,’ I say, my vyce shakkin.
2 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Kieran an Aidan, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
Wyte! Wyte! Ee ken damnt fine faa’s wyte it is
n, aye speerin! Aye wintin ti ken. Yir wintin ti ken is e daith
. Yir wintin ti ken is e daith o’s aa! He glowe
I’m nae airch. Nae need ti ken hoo vexed I am. Nae need ti r
He disna need Ii tell me. I ken fit he’s deen. A lang, dool
7 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Furst Time, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
s WE shite ?“ A waanted tae ken.
“Right!” says Key. “Ye ken whit tae dae.”
the comins and goins. Get tae ken the regular times she wiz in
dresser, wi her pals, A dinna ken. Bit she leaves at 2pm an she
Ye ken hoo a rabbit sits shit-scared
5 matches

Hutchison, Pat Sanners Gow's Tales and Folklore of the Buchan - The Clootie Dummmplin!, (Ayton Publishing 2017 ISBN: 978-1910601419) Doric - Banffshire, prose
hite covered tail sayin ‘Ye ken fine I like tae keep the tail
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Mrs Clushet o Faaldydykes, (McStorytellers.com 2018) Doric - Banffshire, prose
e pleasant wi a “Oh I didna ken there wiz onybody waiting tae
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Three Cannels, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
eannie tellin her tae let her ken foo she gets on an nivver tae
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Catty, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
t hid wint feral. Mable didna ken muckle aboot cats but saw tha
ast real peace Mabel wid iver ken. The next tenant wiz a single
2 matches

The Mannie Fae Unco The Diary o a Feel at the Skweel, (unco.scot 2021) Doric, prose
'd 'Ice Cold in Alex' I dinna ken if ye've seen it but John Mil
wiz a deed man an fine did he ken it. Then John Mills pulled th
tin hats an Lee Enfields. An ken thes I nivver did! An that st
3 matches

Hutchison, Pat Bulletbroo, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
He didna ken fit he’d say if he tellt hi
his airms aboot tae let them ken he wiz British. An officer ji
2 matches

Philips, Cally Wha's feart o' the library?, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Turriff, prose
ma ain free will. Ah dinnae ken if they Krishna lot huv a hin
aboot free will or no, bit ye ken whit ah mean. Bit even though
no daein’ it, bit ah didnae ken whit tae sae then. Ah didnae
whit tae sae then. Ah didnae ken whit words tae use. Bein’ l
h looked up from the shelves. Ken when ye git that idea that so
8 matches

Philips, Cally Gonnae No Dae That, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Turriff, prose
through the match. Again. Ah ken there’s plenty o’ us like
us like me, but ah also noo ken there’s mair fowk in ma ain
There was a power o’ us, ah ken. But we need tae wake up tae
expect theym wha dinnae even ken whit it is tae be Scots tae v
l either gie in or gie up. Ah ken they’re a’ daein’ the b
9 matches

Philips, Cally Jings, crivens, help ma Boab, it’s independence!, (McStorytellers.com 2013) Doric - Turriff, prose
ie, or Fab Boab. Grown up, ye ken. Ah mean, ah’ve aeways thoc
the Brain?’ cos he didn’t ken why the Bairn wis ca’ed the
afford the drink? Of course I ken that whale three hunner years
rsion o’ the fitba debate.. ken, if ye support Partick Thistl
Partick Thistle. Na, we a’ ken it’s religion nae politics
9 matches

Hutchison, Pat Bob the Dog fae the Bog, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
three lump o timmer it winna ken fit hut it and there’d nae
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
iggered my addiction. I didna ken I’d become magnetic until I
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Angels Ten, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
sed at this because she didna ken me fae Adam an tae leave me i
yowe mair times. I jist didna ken fit wiz causin it but I jist
bnormal wiz happenin. I didna ken if I should stop the landy an
e nae sense tae me so I dinna ken fit it sounded like tae him.
4 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Stones That Turned, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
left oors afore.. Mary didna ken foo lang she sat there but wi
n the richt shooder she didna ken. She slowly looked up and saw
2 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Seven Coins o Kineddart, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ird himsel came in wantin tae ken fit wiz gan on. Jessie repeat
up as niver before. She didna ken fit they were lookin for but
2 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Jessie the Jumbo And other Bairn Tales in Scots, (Smashwords 2014) Doric - Aberdeen, weans
e the Jumbo thocht hard. “I ken foo tae mak friens wi Kevin,
s tongue. Bit ae day, as ye ken, Granny Riddle wisna in her g
“Div ye ken this?” he wad say, “I can
An dae ye ken this? They didna.
’s warrant yer granny disna ken a rhyme aboot a minnie-minnie
17 matches

Lawrie, Alistair Caw, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2020) Doric - Stonehaven, prose
r silences grips the wids, ye ken like awthin’s listenin. Nae
are haudin oor breath cos we ken whit’s comin. He comes in a
2 matches

Uri, Antonia Will virus crisis mean a fresh stairt for Scots produce?, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
packagin. Aftfiles, ye dinnae ken if yer beef cam fae Angus or
e. An, consumers, wither they ken it or nae, will hae nae optio
2 matches

Uri, Antonia Flooery achievement for the Scots Government, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
o the 'ear that we dinnae yet ken aboot.
lantit an will be up afore we ken it. In the lang run they shou
2 matches

@sovereigndaisy tweeted
y drums make the maist noise, ken?!(2019) search twitter

@d_anderson878 tweeted
en. Mair prood than ivver tae ken ye. Haud forrit!(2020) search twitter
A dinae ken - jobbie is files used bi En(2020) search twitter
A dinae ken if A gie him ane. https://t.c(2020) search twitter
A dinnae ken. A jalouse it wid depend foo (2020) search twitter
(gein the richt pairtner, ye ken). https://t.co/7oNrtkQwab(2020) search twitter
and 12 other occurrences.

@Doric_Bananaman tweeted
quines gied it' a guid trim, ken?(2016) search twitter
e like, #JimBett flee by ‘em ken! https://t.co/Acuv08fpkU(2018) search twitter
hoor o' aw banana shot on me ken!(2015) search twitter
aye #Angus, a'm gie starvin' ken. How div I tak ma steak? Tak (2015) search twitter
n loon’s mair affectionately ken’t as ‘Bunksy’ roond e’ to(2019) search twitter
and 21 other occurrences.

@DoricPhrases tweeted
ie to our A-Z listing. Div ye ken fit it means? Find out at htt(2014) search twitter
ng wi X in our A-Z – onybody ken ony?(2014) search twitter
http://t.co/m1iYwliJMw dinnae ken of ane fur ferret.(2014) search twitter
Onyone ken fit wye @TheDoricTavern sae c(2014) search twitter
Dist onybody ken far ah can get info aboot Gen(2015) search twitter
and 35 other occurrences.

@FaeFoggie tweeted
berdeenQuine @cligeey div you ken ony decent loons or quines?(2019) search twitter
anson1873 @SheepFanFaeEly You ken fit mithers are like. Sometim(2019) search twitter
he wis at guid, yi wid nivver ken it hid been cut(2019) search twitter
fine drams fan he's awan so I ken he's nae (sayin at. He strugg(2019) search twitter
ti ivvry individual. Wint ti ken aboot yin ayePad. Nae bither.(2019) search twitter
and 22 other occurrences.

@beast_afc tweeted
n is word fur me bit ya never Ken, pressure is aff the wi at bu (2020) twitter link
a pass jist cos she's a Quine ken. The boyz are defo nae in the(2020) search twitter
tae see the hand contact tae Ken fits hoppened.(2020) search twitter
reader gang doon the field. I Ken it's called Pittodrie bt we d(2020) search twitter
nrelated employer vs anabody. Ken fit side I'm on. Magine haein(2020) search twitter
and 8 other occurrences.

@cligeey tweeted
wis gan ti a semi final dinna ken fit they were meeting for(2020) search twitter
@iamacant Ken(2020) search twitter
Ali_Leith @oilypaws Aye dinna ken fan we will get oot on the si(2020) search twitter
t wis there lang afore him ye ken(2020) search twitter
@GerryinAberdeen @Val_Bold Ken wer hoose phones hiv twa, num(2020) search twitter
and 43 other occurrences.

@_DawnLeslie tweeted
person’ maybe. Och, I dinna ken.... ?? It’(2020) search twitter
Michael. Interesting use of “Ken whit?” though. I can definit(2020) search twitter
eakers are possibly claiming 'ken' as a shortcut for saying 'we(2020) search twitter
@EstherAsprey Aye, Ken fairly gets around! ??(2020) search twitter

@fittiecrooners tweeted
Tell ya I dinna ken fit the new owners o the Fitt(2016) search twitter
@darling_silver de ye ken fer ya hae yer wee cafe in Fi(2016) search twitter
ert in the Fittie Bar? Let me ken(2016) search twitter
in tae Fittie Bar now I dinna ken if there specking Doric or Ru(2016) search twitter
Ye ken fit the say, the best cure fe(2016) search twitter
and 17 other occurrences.

@glenlivetloon tweeted
! Hiv tae say, I really dinna ken muckle ava aboot yer culture (2020) search twitter
i gradual change tae Scots. I ken Pictish came afore bit nae mu(2020) search twitter
in Scotland. Well, he should ken fine we're nae daft. #toryfia(2020) search twitter
relevance... maist fowk widna ken faa the hell he wis... mooths(2020) search twitter
Gie thim a follow.. ye ken ye wint tae... https://t.co/D(2020) search twitter
and 1 other occurrences.

@Manuforti1968 tweeted
unzerafc @CathersMcG I didnae ken if it wiz spelt different bec(2019) search twitter
@DoricPhrases Finally ah'l ken fits be'in said noo. Fylse hi(2019) search twitter
d is oatcakes, loaf is breid. Ken fit ah mean?(2019) search twitter
eWattie @JohnDeere Nae thit I ken muckle aboot tracters. Bit is(2019) search twitter
FCFormerPlayer ?????? I didna ken how to upload a pic.(2020) search twitter
and 5 other occurrences.

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted
aised beach an was siccan tae ken hou lang they'd sat there und (2021) twitter link
his ease, While far outby his ken, Jowd in the jummle o the sea (2020) twitter link
investigate wer ain historie, ken. https://t.co/ULQGUwoDf9 @ash (2020) twitter link
rs at ma schuil. Ony ye dinna ken? https://t.co/iYbv488hVB #reb (2020) twitter link
ething like that. None of use ken! (2020) twitter link
and 9 other occurrences.

Orkney

Hall, Simon W. The Orkney Gruffalo, (Itchy Coo 2015 ISBN: 978-1785300066) Orkney, weans
"A gruffalo! Beuy, dae ye no ken? on page 1
"A gruffalo! Whit, dae ye no ken? on page 5
"A gruffalo! Beuy, dae ye no ken? on page 9

3 matches

Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000 ISBN: 978-0953156412) Orkney - Hackland, prose
'"Whut he didno ken wis that sheu wis a ferfal fi on page 15
her at the door wae'll niver ken, but sheu gaed wan almighty b on page 16
l wi Charlie's, as thoo might ken! Hid wisno fit tae pit intae on page 17
smell in the ward, an deudno ken whut hid wis. Bonny fine did on page 18
Bonny fine did I ken that I wir gaan tae git the s on page 19
Also on pages 20, 21, 39, 69, 70, 77, 86, 88, 96
20 matches

Miller, Alison Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Orkney, poetry
Hoo dae we ken aal Vikeens browt their sword on page 43

1 matches

Hall, Simon W. Tame Hogmanay, (Brisk Northerly 2017) Orkney, blog
l the better because ye didna ken who might turn up, or whit mi
– but whit dis Tesco really ken aboot Hogmanay, apert fae the
2 matches

Hall, Simon W. Bonny Isle o Sanday, (Brisk Northerly 2016) Orkney, blog
and language. As a result, we ken more folk tales fae Sanday th
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. The Boy That Lived - Chapter Wan, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, prose
edie meenit, Mr Dursley didna ken whit it wis that he haed seen
them as he gaed by. He didna ken why, but they meed him feel u
oot the day! Rejoice, fur You-Ken-Who haes geen at last! Even M
the waathirman, ‘I don’t ken aboot that, but it’s no onl
sometheen tae dae wae … you ken … her eens.’
19 matches

Lamb, Gregor Lamb’s Tales, (The Orkney Dictionary 2005) Orkney, prose
off doon the street. I didna ken whit wis happenan so I sat up
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. No the Six o Clock News, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Orkney, blog
complaint comes tae mind: ‘Ken is a man’s name, and kent i
s a county in England’. But ken and kent are northern verbs,
I don’t ken if the whole country is ready
3 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine WHIT TAE WRITE NOU?, (https://harryjosephine.com/ 2015) Orkney, blog
el wholly wrote in Scots at A ken o is Matthew Fitt’s But n B
1 matches

Hall, Anja Poosack, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
I ken I've no been good!
1 matches

Ljosland, Ragnhild New, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
But aal ken who
1 matches

Towrie, David Wirkin' the Tang - a dialect tale, (Orkneyjar 2010) Orkney, prose
in, and tae the sky, teu, tae ken if hid wid bide dry fir twath
1 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine Slipan, Sweechan, (harryjosephine.com 2017) Orkney, prose
haem. The novil’s spaekirs ken snellee hoo hoo thei spaek ch
1 matches

@HJosephineGiles tweeted
t kind, A'm reidan. Blyde tae ken thee, blyde tae ken thee thow(2020) search twitter

@johnkmitchinson tweeted
ssion’s gettan langersom. We ken that hid’s a language - why (2019) twitter link
Lenniesaurus Noo that I didna ken! (2021) twitter link
@TidballSusan I’ll let them ken! ?? (2021) twitter link
or Minority Languages. Noo I ken! (2021) twitter link

@peediepuss tweeted
There will be lots of folk no ken what to do with the day (2020) twitter link
hem are. @shetlandnature will ken more (2020) twitter link
zelR74 Okay. Ok. I'm sure you ken whit yer doin (2020) twitter link
aeo_in_Res Seems to be. Don't ken the story (2020) twitter link
@Lenniesaurus @molach95 Ken the song Kate Dalrymple, it's (2020) twitter link
and 10 other occurrences.

Shetland

Jamieson, Robert Alan Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Shetland, poetry
, fir aa wir gaer, noo dönna ken o - on page 13

1 matches

MacInnes, Morag Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Shetland, poetry
'How do you ken?' on page 20
Ken thee thy earth. Grund's on page 23

7 matches

Johnson, Laureen Alice's Adventirs in Wonderlaand, (Evertype 2012 ISBN: 978-1782010081) Shetland - Voe, prose
dem da name o da country, you ken. Please Ma'am, is dis New Zea on page 9
da thing at I raelly want ta ken!" An shö startit ta tink abo on page 19
shö began; "O Moose, does du ken da wye oot o dis loch at we'r on page 22
"A'm aalder as dee, an I most ken better'; an dis Alice widna h on page 25
? Dis is da driest thing at I ken. Wheesht wi you aa noo, pleas on page 26

43 matches

Greig, Charles A Shetland Bible, (Saint Andrew Press 2009 ISBN: 978-0715209158) Shetland - Lerwick, prose
paece, fir noo dat you ken richt fae wrang der'll aye be on page 6
n Moses wis owlder, he cam ta ken dat his fock wir fae da Hebre on page 15
Ruth didna ken dat Boaz wis a freend ta Naom on page 17

10 matches

De Luca, Christine Dodie's Phenomenal Pheesic, (Shetland For Wirds 2008) Shetland, weans
PPEAR LAEK MAGIC. Dodie didna ken whedder Granny wis automatic
1 matches

Jamieson, Robert Alan Sang Oda Post War Exiles, (Shetland For Wirds 2003) Shetland, poetry
Meg Meg, du canna ken,
1 matches

Johnson, Laureen Saands o Maywick, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
e fairt, dey'll be comin. Dey ken what dey're döin.’
1 matches

Sutherland, Stella Midder, (Shetland For Wirds 2014) Shetland, poetry
Dearer as edder o wis ken,
1 matches

Peterson, George P.S. Nannie Georgedaughter, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, prose
dder wis ben! Shö’ll never ken! An da hens an da dukes’ll
1 matches

Priest, Ena Bonxie Geo, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
“Yis, yis, I ken, but mibee he stopped fir a s
1 matches

@helenmoncrieff tweeted
I ken I've said it before (and my p(2019) search twitter
I think a lot o folk dunna ken dis poem is here, just beyond(2020) search twitter
nae sheep on it yet. I dunna ken aboot da flooers but mind bei(2019) search twitter
be it's the caffeine. I dunna ken but I'm feeling brighter #Bre(2020) search twitter
t no tae tak a swim. We didna ken dat a pod o orcas had been of(2016) search twitter
and 8 other occurrences.

@shaetlan_rose tweeted
say blyde richt enoff ??didna ken aboot blate meanin shy tho, y(2019) search twitter
@R_odanort Yeah I ken whit du means! Loff hoo it ca(2020) search twitter
you lovely! Just dat fine tae ken my ain talented cousin is rea(2020) search twitter
Elizabe49321719 wid du lik ta ken mair aboot de wird ir de haaf(2020) search twitter

@RedValkyrie84 tweeted
days in P1. I honestly dunna ken how I feel aboot it. On wan h (2019) twitter link
@crinolinerobot I ken its a poor excuse but he’s b (2021) twitter link
Whit I want tae ken is, if folk ir so worried abo (2018) twitter link
d o ep 107 o @CriticalRole. I ken dat music, whar do I ken dat (2020) twitter link
I didna ken aboot wine and beer. #EveryDa (2019) twitter link

Southern

Niven, Liz Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern, poetry
She hauns ower coins we dinna ken, on page 6

1 matches

Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
stotts ye ken, him no' even pechan oot o br on page 36
they didnae ken, who gave all her being just on page 41
guess or ken that their eyes and body have on page 42
ah ken the Earth will get a pleasant on page 43
- ye ken thon yin yon Morales wun, on page 47

5 matches

Burns, John Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
Did I ken Jobnny Maxwell? on page 60
An ken the wecht o luve an grace. on page 66

2 matches

Bryden, Hugh Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Yet, maist fowk ken ye fur jist wan thing, on page 102

1 matches

Neill, Willie Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern, poetry
tae ken the fur-ahint frae the lan-af on page 131
Syne ken the callants wad raither the on page 137
made onything, ken, that'll stop ye on page 141
Ye've shairly got tae ken whit ye're fechtin fur on page 142
I ken the braw twa-laftit hoose ye on page 143
Also on pages 145
8 matches

Tindal, Betty Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Ah'd ken that haun onywheres; on page 152
her ain mither seemed no tae ken her, on page 156
Sae haud tae the hand ye ken, lass on page 162

3 matches

Wilson, Rab Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
a stound that we ken on page 167
better the deil ye ken. on page 184

2 matches

Ross, Derek Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
We ken is oot there, on page 194

1 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
t th name o th country is, ee ken. Please, Missus, is this New on page 9
sin sterted gabbin agin. "Ah ken Dinah'll miss iz an awfy lot on page 10
this; "fur eet micht end, ee ken," said Ahlice tae hersel, "wi on page 13
socks fur ee noo, derlins? Ah ken Ah'll no b' able tae. Ah'll b on page 15
re Ah cannae b' Mabel, cos Ah ken o sorts o stuff, an she, och, on page 18
Also on pages 20, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 33, 34, 38, 42, 43, 49, 52, 54, 56, 58, 62, 63, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 77, 79, 87, 89, 91, 92, 93, 93, 98, 100, 101, 104, 108, 111, 112, 116, 118, 119, 120
90 matches

Neill, Josie Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Galloway, poetry
I ken fine
1 matches

Purves, David C. Jade Lute, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Selkirk, poetry
wul suin ken aw aboot it.
an syne it wul ken anaw.
he can never ken o oor dule.”
is…… Ai, Ah dout he winna ken me!
Whas herts ken naither joy or dule,
7 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
s hamelt langage thair buist, ken-merk, staump-airn an hallmerk
leave the Auld Toun, A dinna ken hou monnie fock ‘ull ken th
hou monnie fock ‘ull ken this, bot thar’s ane auncie
d Hoscote ferm hoose. A dinna ken fur certaint but, A jalousie,
nd daen orra jobs fur fock. A ken at hei wrocht fur
10 matches

The Westender Pipin for the Young Yins, (The Hawick Paper 2008) Southern, newspaper
the pairt o' the police. A de ken masel. A find eet hard tae be
1 matches

@cammyrudkin tweeted
@GaryHughesie85 if e ken the laws hughesie boy when ti(2012) search twitter
mms_321 am sorry emma a didni ken the rules #alnodaeitagain(2012) search twitter
@rummelinto @chisholmiain e ken yircel tho #al no ref the wor(2012) search twitter

@jamie_ginger tweeted
s 3rd wedding. A dini want to ken aboot yir spade #carpetforsal(2019) search twitter
ange yir picter frae a egg? A ken yir heeds like yin #getitchan(2012) search twitter

@officialAliRed tweeted
y o Teries! Ah’m trilingual, ken? ?? An oo’r ower proud o the(2019) search twitter
shCityClarky @ScotNational Ah ken that toon onywhere!(2019) search twitter

@projecthawick tweeted
am,” said the man, “bit ee ken I thought it wis the Luftwaff(2020) search twitter

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted
as in Norway, some of peeps a ken, mentioned that ma appearance(2020) search twitter
The real reason is we dinnae ken what’s inside in every jab, (2020) search twitter
@RobertMiggins Dinnae ken what is ma reaction to that!?(2020) search twitter
d git masel legless. a dinnae ken hoo a got back tae ma hotel w(2020) search twitter
ived and died there. a dinnae ken o’ serious hotbed of religio(2020) search twitter
and 14 other occurrences.

Ulster

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
Forbye, ye ken that ït wus saed tae tha fow on page 5
e, dïnnae let yer left a han ken whut yer richt han ïs daein, on page 6
hin but a paak o wolfs. Ye'll ken thaim bi thair fruit, ay, bi on page 8
wull be bettèr agane. Fer A ken hoo tae tak oardérs, an A ha on page 9
Davit. An thïs ïs hoo ye'll ken hïm. Ye'll fin a babbie, row on page 72
Also on pages 73, 76, 80, 91, 92, 93, 100, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 110, 111
24 matches

Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
Joseph's name he dinae ken, on page 15
Dae ye na whut aye ken? on page 43

2 matches

BardOfMilebush Untitled poem, (Reddit 2017) Ulster, poetry
anter!" "I'm no," says I "but ken I came frae Caledonian Plante
dight and straight. I didnae ken 'Scotland the Brave' ata was
2 matches

Warwick, Matthew Tha Feardie Geng hae tae bide at hame, (Sensory Attachment Centre 2020) Ulster - Ballymena, weans
rnae feard ony mair, fur they ken if they dae tha thrie aisy th
1 matches

Ulster Scots Agency Ulster Scots Census, (census.gov.uk 2021) Ulster, government
oont 20an21: Whut ye need tae ken
n fillt oot tae tha best o ma ken an thocht.
2 matches

Gibson, Darren Cannae Thole Ye!, (lowcountrylad.blogspot.com/ 2014) Ulster - Ards, blog
le’s a richt handy wurd tae ken. Bit afore ye mak up yer mine
1 matches

Smyth, Anne I Corinthians 13, (Ullans Magazine 2012) Ulster, prose
Fur we ken a feck o’t, an we proaphesy
syne, bot, fu afore us; noo A ken a feck o’t; syne A’ll ken
a feck o’t; syne A’ll ken jist as weel as A’m kent ma
3 matches

Bennett, Hazel Tha Near Cut, (Ullans Magazine 2001) Ulster, prose
“Dinnae ax me, Dot. Ye ken A hae nae wittens o this pair
tha yin couple gif ye dinnae ken tha lads sae guid. Whan tha d
er Crumlin, scho stairted tae ken whaur the waur an at the waur
3 matches

Spence, Laura Tha Thoarn Tree, (Ullans Magazine 2013) Ulster, prose
daes she no say ocht? Dae ye ken yit wha she is or whaur she b
1 matches

@fairfaaye tweeted
oot the fiery lance'. Dae ye ken yer wee beasties in Ulstèr-S(2020) search twitter

@the_gellick tweeted
o that A believe the deed, Ye ken, can hant the leevin'; But th (2018) twitter link
see him aboot Entrim let him ken http://t.co/Nymq5GMDX0 (2015) twitter link
@barriegadgey . Willie micht ken mair. http://t.co/baQQpFDq60 (2015) twitter link
s on the TV ana, but I dinnae ken ocht aboot the yin or the ith (2014) twitter link
o seen yet: Burns for "dinnae ken"... http://t.co/i6GnPRYI6x (2014) twitter link
and 9 other occurrences.

@MarkThompStuff tweeted
rchinHome We tend to not use "ken" much although it is understo(2020) search twitter
lly Braw! The boy that didnae ken whit bairns are is a bad amba(2020) search twitter
ekking @molach95 Och A dinnae ken ocht about ocht that isnae fa(2020) search twitter

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