A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

actual Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words37 23 60.9 5.9 0 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences5653 2 0 0 1 0
Number of authors21 1 1

Occurrences of actual in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
ae might even consider tae be actual miracles. Ah've bared witness on page 30
that 'willy washer' wisnae ma actual joab title. on page 38
lly came face tae face wae an actual Professional. on page 49
t, is it? And neither wis the actual cause ae us two partin weys. on page 60
a long day. Regardless ae the actual result ae the match, We arriv on page 103
Also on pages 105, 179
7 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
ukery-powkery, she became the actual owner o the hoose.' on page 191

1 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
he was assignit tae ane o the actual whalin boats. These werenae o on page 40
wa rooms, a big ane whaur the actual kitchen an a dozen tables wer on page 61

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Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
f them an then threw away the actual criss. on page 145

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Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
hot ayont aw tholin, but, in actual fact, its temperature gaes ba
lauchts amang the cloods. The actual gravity o Venus is aboot 90%
. We say for evermair, but in actual fact the Moon is movin awa fa
the USA wis the first tae set actual humans doun on the Moon. Neil
sands o wee rings intil't. In actual fact, naebody kens the full n
6 matches

Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
hamelt heritage leid/s in actual fact has a sleekit policy. It
1 matches

Calderwood, Lynsey Cantsmell, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2020) Lallans, prose
ae sit the Credit test in the actual Standard Grade.
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Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans, blog
- as if everythin we did had actual meanin?
1 matches

Clark, Thomas A Scots Pairlament?, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
mair a quaisten o taste than actual geography. In the auld grey t
1 matches

Clark, Thomas Scots an the smit: a language unner lockdoun, (Bella Caledonia 2020) Lallans, blog
Weel, the actual experience haes lairnt me ith
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
e nou, an his nivver been, an actual democratic system o governanc
itters Scottish while oor ain actual representatives get little or
o research intae Scotland’s actual 18th centurie historie tae se
Fer the actual estate wisnae up fer sale. Gi
they hae nae idea ava o whit actual culture is.
7 matches

Sutherland, Hope Twa sisters, een room, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Buckie, prose
o tae be quite i same bit in actual matter o fact we’re nae. Sh
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Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
ns at this: eet was th firrst actual clever hing th King hae said
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Liberties (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
l fuckin ragin tae commit tae actual profanity.
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Bennett, Peter Rude Awakenings (Part two of two), (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
hoppin centre, when it wis an actual Steelworks. Back when this co
1 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ry ago and I must confess the actual location o the ferm we were t
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Lion Rampant, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ty growl somewhaur short o an actual roar. “Hullo, pal, onie cha
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ist a bounce game, during the actual trial he wis hardly gien the
1 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
as the ‘Act o Union’. In actual fact, the Act o Union wis the
e o the Scots is tae cowp the actual identity o the Inglis, an wru
tae gie Scotland the can. The actual wording o the question wis an
3 matches

Davidson, Alistair The Mitterand Plan, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
The actual muivment i price wis modest a
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Votin isna Democracy. But..., (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
ia an heard whan bletherin wi actual fowk (which I dae noo an agai
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Thon Survation poll..., (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
ken, thir figurs gies us the actual political situation i Scotlan
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The USA: Whit happened tae the Guid Guys?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
n goals as they are aboot the actual wey the nation operates. But
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted in Doric
81 @NatalieAHood @Bowie8Bowie Actual radge! Got me!(2021)

@Cobradile94 tweeted in Lallans
@DrMDempster A wad actual want tae see 'at!(2020)

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans
Whit. The. Actual. Fuck?! https://t.co/iT52s3Fv(2020)

@DABArbuckle tweeted in Lallans
hat Islam is a religion no an actual place ????(2020)
elachick3 Some hooses hud the actual coal bunker in the scullery u(2020)

@johnstone_shane tweeted in Lallans

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans

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