A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
ace Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5.6 3 18.5 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences103 7 0 0 0 0
Number of authors6 3 3

Occurrences of ace in Corpus

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Wilson, Katie Becus a hae a sister a hae a friend, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Buckie, prose
i git let off wee heeps, it's ace! Noo we hiv grown up it isna
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@Chazzbat tweeted
Luiked at Ace's profile an noo Ah'm achin f(2020) search twitter

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
em it tight brother - u were ace big man! (2021) twitter link


@FaeFoggie tweeted
ndy_Reid09 @AberdeenFC Iss is ace. I'm wirkin on i Broad Hill. (2019) search twitter
@sunscreem Ace min https://t.co/gGIgXn8Bd3(2019) search twitter
@Nicolejunemcka1 Ats a ace name for his doggie. Fit kind(2019) search twitter
Auld school transfers. Ace https://t.co/15owStQem9(2020) search twitter
RobertsonUK @Rebellion Dredd. Ace fillum. Gaan til rewatch it i(2021) search twitter

@Manuforti1968 tweeted
At wiz ace and the the Volvo is fine an (2019) search twitter

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted
@BBCScotWeather Ace watergaw! (2020) twitter link