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advance Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.2 14 12.6 2.9 0 0 35.1 13.6
Number of occurrences1711 1 0 0 3 2
Number of authors10 1 1 2

Occurrences of advance in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
im turn it ower The better ti advance. on page 20

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
gotten tae sort things oot in advance. She wis five and a hauf when on page 60
"Here's a month's rent in advance," Ah said, giein him forty pe on page 196

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
e lobsters an the turtles aal advance! on page 100

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Hail, the advance o civilization! on page 142

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Smith, Alex A Fer Chauve, (self-published 2005) Doric, prose
"Gordons advance" Tae her dismay the bush adva
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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
t micht mak ye think they had advance warnin o Theresa May’s ‘s
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Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
“ - ee advance twice —”
e,” th Mock Turtle said: “advance twice, set tae pairtners—
th lobsters an th turtles aw advance!
3 matches

McQueer, Chris Hings - Short Stories 'n That, (404 Ink 2017) Lallans - Glesga, prose
ike a typical polis (a wank), advance oan mah uncle, He’s got his
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Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 1), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
, tae ready theirsels for the advance o the English airmy. They mai
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McKillop, Roger Challengin' Times, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
st enhance, tae allow you tae advance.
1 matches

Durie, Nick The Best o the Baith o Thaim, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
ae four-five minutes A had ‘advance copy’ wittins that Davidson
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans

@TheFarrierPhil tweeted in Ulster

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