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addin Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.2 9 9.2 20.6 0 0 11.7 6.8
Number of occurrences178 7 0 0 1 1
Number of authors4 3 1 1

Occurrences of addin in Corpus

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
"Thon's addin up!' Wilfred cried oot. "Thon on page 211
'Ya shairny flee! This isnae addin up! This is multiplication! T on page 212

2 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
Winnie leuch tee, afore addin, "He's aiven spikkin aboot bu on page 13
maet." He leukit aroon afore addin, "Ah hope ere's tatties." on page 36

2 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
like addin Diesel ti thi fire on page 65

1 matches

Burgess, Wilson Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems, (Scots Language Centre 2007 ISBN: 978-0955791604) Ulster - L'Derry, poetry
Addin' urgency tae the wish, that y on page 42

1 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
an sae am I." He noddit afore addin, "Aye...Willie an me are rare on page 25
hin else." Alec grinned afore addin, "A rift an a rip an ye'll bi on page 71
leuch itt her ain joke afore addin, "Onyroads, aat wis months ag on page 75

3 matches

Wheeler, Leslie Brockit, the Ferm Toon Cat, (Grampian Regional Council 2000) Doric, weans
r the game, caasin a steer an addin tae the excitement.
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
quarry tap?" proposed Brian, addin as a sweetener,"an I cud pye
1 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
h gae th doo th opportunity o addin, “Ee’re lookin fur eggs,
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Makkin a muckle o a mickle, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
he wad stairt tae fill it up, addin ingans, cairrots, neeps, cabb
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Sharks, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
w naïve noo Tam,” he sais, addin the hunner poun ah’d gied h
ah seen him again, he’d be addin another week’s interest, am
2 matches

Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
rit. Ah don’t need a wummin addin tae ma grief, ah provide mare
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Graftin, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
wee globules ay sweat oan it addin tae ma intense dislike ay the
1 matches

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