A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

activity Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.9 13 12.6 8.8 36.4 67.1 0 0
Number of occurrences1811 3 1 3 0 0
Number of authors8 2 1 2

Occurrences of activity in Corpus

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Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
aelic. In a recent flochter o activity, the Meenisterial Advisor Gro
1 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
immerin again. Ere wis lots o activity on the water,
ht, expectin tae see a hive o activity
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McFarlane, Ishbel Oor hail culture is fatphobic ... an thon’s the real shame, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
gin A dae sic-an-sic punishin activity”. Thon is fatphobia, an, fr
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Heather, Alistair The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
o the day, an aa ither human activity bein ripples oot fae thon sou
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth In defence o SNHS, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
date o Emergency Depairtmints Activity an Waitin Times, 25 865 fowk
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Votin isna Democracy. But..., (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
rder tae organise tredd union activity: a progressive bloc i the pai
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt Ane: Janus leuks back, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
The city centre wis buzzin wi activity frae Yes activists spreidin a
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Tak tent o the Cabrach, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
rst concentration of criminal activity ever discovered in Scotland."
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans

@peediepuss tweeted in Orkney

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted in Lallans
The bairns fair enjoyed yon activity - film fae Scots Radio, an a(2020)

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
Guid activity for lairners: Dae they yaise (2018)

@tattooedselkie tweeted in Shetland

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland
ottybuckies. A simple ootdoor activity I've loved since I was peerie(2017)

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