A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

kinds Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words16.8 12.1 19.1 35.2 85.7 23.3 0
Number of occurrences2711 7 1 6 2 0
Number of authors16 6 4 1 3 2

Occurrences of kinds in Corpus

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Douglas, Sheila Lallans 59 - Rants and Foys, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
s that there are sae mony kin-kinds o it. Maist festivals gie a g on page 56

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McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
wis regularly entrustit w; aw kinds o sensitive tasks fer his bos on page 34
id usually be splattert wi aw kinds o blood an guts at that pynt. on page 41

2 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
ntit mair than twa hunner new kinds o chocolate bars, ilk ane wi on page 12
s and hoat aipple pies and aw kinds o delicious warmin dishes; an on page 46

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Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
ay aince soopit wi. The'r twa kinds o comet. The first is the bid
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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
resentative governance tae aw kinds o different fowk. This notion
et fowk intrestit, music o aw kinds, poetry, theatre, the visual
these hallowit shores, bit aw kinds o fowk fae diffrent pairts o
3 matches

Bennett, Peter Liberties (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
or three boatles ay different kinds, he’s never any the wiser,
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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
m tae be able tae imagine the kinds o radical chynges that’s co
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Johnstone, Ian Tuney Loon's low doon, (The Fraserburgh Herald 2000) Doric, newspaper
oods baein responsible fir aa kinds o crankery and unhappinesses
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Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
ach surroundit bi breets o aa kinds. Here there seemed tae be lit
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Uri, Antonia The birds an the bees, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
seed-baas, ye can attract aa kinds o birdies, big an smaa. Oor f
kkin aa the odds in helpin aa kinds o birdies.
ng mony different (an amazin) kinds o birds an bees, richt on the
3 matches

Hutchison, Pat Sanners Gow's Tales and Folklore of the Buchan - The Clootie Dummmplin!, (Ayton Publishing 2017 ISBN: 978-1910601419) Doric - Banffshire, prose
the hoosie faar Jocky grew aa kinds o berries an vegetables an si
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Blackhall, Sheena Jessie the Jumbo And other Bairn Tales in Scots, (Smashwords 2014) Doric - Aberdeen, weans
wi whin busses an orrals o aa kinds, wytin fur the guy tae be plu
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Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000 ISBN: 978-0953156412) Orkney - Hackland, prose
'moavement records', or ither kinds o rot, on page 88

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Johnson, Laureen Alice's Adventirs in Wonderlaand, (Evertype 2012 ISBN: 978-1782010081) Shetland - Voe, prose
canna be Mabel, for I ken aa kinds o things, an shö, oh! shö k on page 19
r an ax for his denner, an aa kinds o things - I canna mind half on page 23

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Greig, Charles A Shetland Bible, (Saint Andrew Press 2009 ISBN: 978-0715209158) Shetland - Lerwick, prose
e ta geng wild.' An he med aa kinds o dem. An he wis plaesed wi w on page 4

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Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
waartree examples o different kinds o spaek at you micht (or mich
, toh dey’r coamon in idder kinds o non-standard English. Bit a
alsa dialect. We pit up wi aa kinds o different pronunciations o
3 matches


Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
asleep; "an they scribbled aw kinds o hings everythin that sterts on page 73

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The Westender Loupin Salmon, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
orn. They hev tae git ower a' kinds o' trials and tribulations on
1 matches

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