A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

according Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words15.2 14 24.1 2.9 0 22.4 0 0
Number of occurrences2321 1 0 1 0 0
Number of authors12 1 1

Occurrences of according in Corpus

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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
according to May, for wanting a say in
independent. According to GERS all Scotland’s benc
2 matches

Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
According to the public concept, dialec
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
'no according tae this. Still,' she said, t
1 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
According tae Miss Pullar, David had be
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Pet-gilante, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
several times wi a crossbow. According tae Harry Reid’s parents, h
1 matches

Muir, Glenn The Truth Will Out, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
drainpipe outside her hoose. According tae the shrinks, she’s got
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Al Fresco, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
r beautiful (sometimes baith) according tae her. She wis prone tae th
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
, he wis a guid fitba player (according tae him), aftimes he would re
rdly gien the sniff o a pass. According tae him this wis due tae twa
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McKillop, Roger Educational (Mis)Communication, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
. Indirect quotes nae problem according to Surname, Initials, date in
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric

@jack_capener tweeted in Lallans

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans

@MartinBroon tweeted in Lallans

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

@DABArbuckle tweeted in Lallans

@fairpechtoot tweeted in Lallans

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
burgh @McBookie fair point - according to kelty fans they cannae wai (2021) twitter link
according 2 the east lothian courier th (2021) twitter link
wed at lochgelly this weekend according to jason leitch - looks like (2020) twitter link

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

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