A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

adults Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words21.1 19 31 8.8 0 0 23.5 0
Number of occurrences3227 3 0 0 2 0
Number of authors15 3 1

Occurrences of adults in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
hat this cunt is like wae nae adults aboot. Finally, we wur there, on page 195

1 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
d like a really guid yin that adults read. Wan that's weel kent. A on page 9

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
ll ae kids kiddin on they wur adults: turnin up drunk an nippin ea on page 38
e up at ma gran's: whilst the adults wur huvin their conversations on page 56

2 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Whilst the adults plodded determinedly oan. on page 140

1 matches

Johnstone, Ian Tuney Loon's low doon, (The Fraserburgh Herald 2000) Doric, newspaper
ither lifestyles than them as adults hae sae persistently argied i
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
tae mak an teach (tae bairns: adults micht hae a haurder time wi'd
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Widney’s Fuil, (Mak Forrit 2017) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
generation o bairns, an young adults, fa hiv nae clue aboot a sae-
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth For the fat romantics, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
, the nummer owreweicht o the adults population stauns at a min-bo
. Lack o exercise amang baith adults an bairns is a muckle an verr
2 matches

Fitt, Matthew Fae Mooth tae Page, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
e across hunners o bairns and adults wi stories tae tell o bullyin
Ootside schule, kids telt by adults tae speak ‘posh’ and tae
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 147, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
nic commonty languages, or as adults, speaks "ordinary" in the hoo
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
uage lessons for aw bairns an adults that want tae lairn the langu
1 matches

Philips, Cally Wha's feart o' the library?, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Turriff, prose
’ These are the expressions adults use bit ah wis twelve n’ ah
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Al Fresco, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ally squashed between twa fat adults. Alternate picnics wid see us
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Challengin' Times, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
treatment they were used tae, adults shoutin’ an’ bein’, in
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Review: Saltire: Invasioun, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
owth o Scots fiction for yung adults. While there haes been a walc
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@jamie_ginger tweeted in Southern

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
n Scots at hame, fir weans an adults: https://t.co/DZoDESvJGv #Sco(2020)
tae fun oot aboot support fir adults wantin tae lairn Scots: https(2019)
Fir adults, we hae hunners o audio files(2020)

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
art 2 day in england - youth/adults - it should be the same ever (2021) twitter link
@kmcall80 @Bonnyton1912 adults not allowed to stand around a (2020) twitter link
@SERegionYFA aye exactly and adults too - football is excercise (2021) twitter link
acing is a contact sport with adults over 18 - n its allowed to g (2020) twitter link
n england 2 day - youths and adults - when do we return up here (2021) twitter link

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