A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

actions Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.9 12 17.2 2.9 0 0 23.4 0
Number of occurrences1815 1 0 0 2 0
Number of authors9 1 2

Occurrences of actions in Corpus

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Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
about fleet actions and getting sunk, on page 51

1 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
ar, and ah mimic the joackeys actions oan the hoarse. Frankie wis y on page 39
eapin the consequences ae his actions. Ah mean, the closet ah kin g on page 120

2 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
fir yir actions that ir so vain on page 108
intent, fir meh actions which eh resent. on page 112

2 matches

Eagle, Andy Lallans 59 - Stravaigin the Wab, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
lenth fae the ootcome o thair actions micht growe - unalike bangst on page 54

1 matches

Bryden, Hugh Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
in the actions of a daily chore
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
pledge that in all our actions and deliberations their
e pit forrit tae say that the actions o Westminster in ignorin the
been biggit up on government actions. A ken this lass in her thirt
3 matches

Diansangu, Mae naebdy likes a clype, (Scots Hoose 2021) Doric, poetry
o their actions.
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt twa: Janus leuks aheid, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
furder afield. An individuals actions an conversations can mak a di
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The USA: Whit happened tae the Guid Guys?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
need tae juidge a kintra’s actions by its ain declared aims an m
screive doon – is this the actions o the “guid guys”? Tae to
age”… gin that’s no the actions o the “bad guys”, naethin
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 100, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ippen oniethin less nor gowd. Actions an deeds is the anelie gowd t
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted in Lallans

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