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Use in varieties of Scots

actress Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.9 7 10.3 26.4 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences189 9 0 0 0 0
Number of authors5 2

Occurrences of actress in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
t maire stains oan it than an actress auditionin fur Harvey Weinste on page 13
the hoaspital ah even hud an actress gone oan telly wishin me deat on page 54
"A damn fine actress" Aldo said. on page 91

3 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
a and aw, as she wis no a bad actress. They stared roond the room. on page 41

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
e eyn o ae monsoon sizzen, an actress cam ower fae England tae ente
eneuch tae keep a wee English actress in braw frocks an ootins at t
st the thing tae pit a greedy actress wi a love o jewels intae a bi
laes wi a name like thon. The actress wis gleg wi the needle, it wi
her frae rinnin awa…gin the actress hid really winted her, she'd
8 matches

Clark, Sara Indyref 2: Aulder, Wiser, Kinder, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
when it cam on. The snickerin actress, tryin tae mak oot that her w
he meenit yon puir unnerpeyed actress rolled her een has been embla
2 matches

Burnett, Colin Boris Johnstone, (colinburnett.co.uk 2021) Lallans - East Central, prose
the hoaspital ah even hud an actress gone oan telly wishin me deat
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Catty, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
captured by the Gestapo. The actress wiz Virginia Mackenna and she
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

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@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

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