A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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accoont Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words47.5 30 36.8 29.4 0 0 11.7 197.8
Number of occurrences7232 10 0 0 1 29
Number of authors18 7 1 4

Occurrences of accoont in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
me swey on my feet. I cuidna accoont for thae puffs o smoke, thoug on page 78

1 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
wid tae choose ma poison. Oan accoont ae the reception on page 30
ft 2 wae a muscular build oan accoont ae bein a weightliftin and dr on page 38
tae huv the money back jn the accoont before she wid even notice. B on page 61
ae maire violence though. Oan accoont ae no wantin tae make hings w on page 181
tae arrive there. Largely oan accoont ae the traffic no bein that b on page 182

6 matches

Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
hir flamingo, an stairtet an accoont o the game, feelin quare an g on page 84

1 matches

Farrow, Kenneth D. Lallans 81 - Editorial, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans, newspaper
ies us an awmaist diarie-like accoont o an eventfu festival expairi on page 5

1 matches

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
oul an unnèr, takkin ïntae accoont tha time he haed bin telt bi on page 2
rait ye ïll, an miscaa ye on accoont o me. Be joyfu an gled, acaus on page 4
n ïn thair Meetin Hooses. On accoont o me, ye'll be brocht afore g on page 9
en ït ïn han tae draa up an accoont o aa tha things that haes cum on page 69
is oot or blekin yer name, on accoont o tha Sinn o Man. Be richt gl on page 79
Also on pages 81, 85, 86, 95, 97, 102
19 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
r. "Lut's hae a lookie it ess accoont Ah've set up, an wi'll get go on page 52

1 matches

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
er gallon o ile'. 'Here's yer accoont,' he says, 'sit doon an mak i on page 108

2 matches

Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
cific reference tae “takkin accoont o diversity o
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
he RWS an SND no takkin intae accoont the common Scots/English wird
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
d, an gien oot its nummer, on accoont o the growen-ups. Growen-ups
1 matches

McFarlane, Ishbel Maun we mak new wirds fir a chyngin warld?, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
thon joke. Sic baurs tak nae accoont, o coorse, o the fack that En
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 177, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
an authoritative biographical accoont o his faither that he descriv
l ( a novel giein a realistic accoont o life for miners in northern
2 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
Oor bank accoont wus boast.
1 matches

Malgrati, Paul Ayont the Fake and the Leal: Let's Free the Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
e o speakin that can possibly accoont fir the leid as a hail. Coors
1 matches

Clark, Sara Your Leid, Oor Leid, Awbody's Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
e need tae tone it doon on ma accoont. Tae let them ken that the gi
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
l were wrang on ae particklar accoont. Their ain wyce-like discours
d assets intae their ain bank accoont, ye wuid ken fine the writin
ically says it cannae wark on accoont o the fack that Scotland’s
3 matches

Smith, Jamie The dingin doun o devolution, (Mak Forrit 2020) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
t and needs tae be hauden tae accoont.
1 matches

Smith, Jamie Soonds o the kirk an court: early airt muisic in Scotland, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
t abuin. Listen here (Spotify accoont required).
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Whaur we cam fae: the Pechts, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
is pairtially true. The first accoont o Pechts bein wee is fae a No
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Lat the auld witch burn, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Strathnaver, blog
n pairty. She wisnae able, on accoont o her bein a hunner year auld
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth The killin fields!, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
c muckle pouer gets cawed tae accoont; brocht intae the licht for a
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Deid huddies an the Moray Eel, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
he case that Scottish vessels accoont for 62% o landins, thats mair
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 147, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
her an that she'll gie a guid accoont o hersel.
1 matches

Ulster Scots Agency Ulster Scots Census, (census.gov.uk 2021) Ulster, government
ollaein gies tha maist siccar accoont o yer sex airtin?
Warkin oan ma ain accoont or en’s erran oan ma ain ac
or en’s erran oan ma ain accoont
daen en’s-erran oan yer ain accoont?
ye wark (wrocht) oan yer ain accoont in yer ain consarn, gie whut
8 matches

Strachan, Shane Hoast, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric, prose
er wis the Mecca money in her accoont, it wis fleein back oot the b
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Catty, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
bank. Her Post Office savings accoont hid a good puckle siller in i
Double Tap Murders’ on the accoont that each hid been shot twice
2 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
cash intae her personal bank accoont and the promise o a Mediterra
1 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
llaen skreivens ir ae cursory accoont o hou things wur, espaicialli
1 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
PDF document ablow is a cutty accoont o Scots as a leid o politics
1 matches

Donati, Colin Universal Declaration o Human Richts, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Lallans, government
as guilty o ony penal faut on accoont o ony act or omission that
ful age, wi nae ony branks on accoont o race, nationality or religi
2 matches

Puchowski, James Frae Norrowa ower the faem, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
reens can haud the Tories tae accoont for the policies haundit tae
P wull need tae be haudit tae accoont, an the strang team o left-wi
2 matches

McClurg, Fernando The USA: Whit happened tae the Guid Guys?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
ud their leaders an media tae accoont, an unnertak the lang, sair p
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Flooery achievement for the Scots Government, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
ooiver, it maun be taen intae accoont that this road itsel, an inde
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

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