A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

adorable Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.6 4 2.3 2.9 0 89.5 0 0
Number of occurrences72 1 0 4 0 0
Number of authors1 1 2

Occurrences of adorable in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
hing she thoat wis "cute" or "adorable". Through gritted teeth ah pa on page 152
"Oh, they look so adorable, Joe?" she cried. on page 187

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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@DoricPhrases tweeted in Doric

@Julie_Dennison tweeted in Shetland

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland
dunters daday. I'd forgot how adorable dey are. Peerie floaty fluffb(2016)
rst Pallas's warbler. What an adorable peerie bird ?? https://t.co/j(2018)

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