A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

abandoned Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words8.6 12 11.5 8.8 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences1310 3 0 0 0 0
Number of authors10 2

Occurrences of abandoned in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
the minds ae the youth ae the abandoned workin classes. Some ae ma ma on page 90

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
jobby that some clat bag had abandoned, that wis noo bobbin up in do on page 98

1 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Tae lead through this auld abandoned doorway; on page 21

1 matches

Bennett, Peter Graftin, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
He wis left, abandoned at the door ay the pineapple
1 matches

Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
I can see past ma land to the abandoned fields at the bottom o Mormon
ands have ay shifted, burying abandoned toons ablow it. If folk arna
2 matches

McKillop, Roger Uprisin' an' Doonfa', (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
an’ only got as far as the abandoned Government guns. A never came
1 matches

Philips, Cally Jings, crivens, help ma Boab, it’s independence!, (McStorytellers.com 2013) Doric - Turriff, prose
r independence they’ve a’ abandoned ship an’ cam ower here? But
1 matches

Hodgart, John A Catalogue o Sair Neglect, (Bella Calledonia 2016) Lallans - North Ayrshire, blog
but probably getherin dust in abandoned or forgotten glory holes, the
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Murphy’s Law, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
ns explodin. Gin Labour hadna abandoned socialism, they micht no be h
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Tak tent o the Cabrach, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
These braw stane biggins are abandoned, an will smool slaw back inta
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans

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