A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

a'v Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words21.1 5 29.9 17.6 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences3226 6 0 0 0 0
Number of authors4 1

Occurrences of a'v in Corpus

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Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
A'v analysed the text o the hale
ly suggested bi John M. Tait. A'v been uizin this arrangement i
ctice for a fair while nou an A'v fand that it's faur aesier ta
A ken, tae certain dialecks. A'v pit forrit the idea that a or
This faur A'v maistly spoken aboot the writ
5 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Economic Theory, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
." She smiles a instant, gled A'v a genuine raeson for cryin in
or mibbie juist wi what daft A'v been. She pits the matches on
ma hert a dunt: A dinna think A'v touched anither leevin sowel
ain coffee an pynt. It's like A'v a pound abuin what A should h
something tae think that nou A'v got the siller A'v spent vern
8 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Deid Come Nevermas, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
A'v juist been askin efter ma cou
1 matches

Shoor Caan, Angus Tasteless, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Lallans - Saltcoats, prose
wi' aw ri trimmins; no' whin A'v gote a choice in it.
some juice aff fur ma gravy. A'v choped hauf a rid ingyin fur
2 matches

Shoor Caan, Angus Afore we hud ri telly, (McStorytellers.com 2013) Lallans - Saltcoats, prose
'es a year yunger rin me an' a'v nivir lerrum furget it, birra
n, “ris'll bey ri thurd tum a'v been doon rer ri day.”
y kin feenish it aff ri morn. A'v a big boolin' match oan ri ni
3 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@d_anderson878 tweeted in Doric
A'v seen it in scrievit Scots bit(2020)
Micht dae that wi mine (faan A'v howkit it). https://t.co/X5G2(2020)
pinched it fae. Cannae mind. A'v seen a puckle versions o't - (2020)
on sticker kindo pits me aff. A'v nearly missed a puckle guid r(2020)
ert fit ye wis oan aboot. Bit A'v jist daen mine an that's fit (2020)
and 1 other matches.

@Cobradile94 tweeted in Lallans
YAAAASS!!! A'v been wantin this fur 15 year!(2019)
@DrMDempster Magic! A'v aye wantit tae dae some fulmm(2020)
mpster That wis the best poem A'v iver heard! xP(2019)
@DrMDempster A'v duin 'at wi ma gemms.(2020)

@jack_capener tweeted in Lallans
DrMDempster @TheScotsCafe Aye A'v jynt the mailin list anaw! An(2018)

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