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Use in varieties of Scots

adventure Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.2 17 10.2 11.8 0 44.7 11.7 6.8
Number of occurrences179 4 0 2 1 1
Number of authors9 4 0 2 1 1

Occurrences of adventure in Corpus

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Robertson, James Precious and the Puggies, (Itchy Coo 2011 ISBN: 978-1845023324) Lallans, weans
and twa Aes lassies. Mony an adventure pe we had thegither. on page 9

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
id tae use it. So, that's the adventure ah embraked oan. Ah began spe on page 63

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Whit a fantastic adventure that wis! on page 74

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Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
stories an wintit tae hae an Adventure.
1 matches

Cara, Dillon, Ami and Travis Bogle Adventure, (Scots Hoose 2017) Doric, weans
ha asked tae join them on the adventure. Muckle Matthew said ‘Aye
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Ratter, Peter Da Perishin Nort, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
, he loved da sense o thrill, adventure, an maest of aa, da adoration
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Isbister, Sonny Caves aroond Shetland, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
ky to have been on dir peerie adventure wi him. Dey gied back up tae
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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
he ’45 as a doomed romantic adventure by the deein remnants o an an
1 matches

Ireland, Mark Wi A Facey Like Yours, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Banff, prose
ll a his pals aboot his great adventure on i y tae school! (Nae body
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Briggs, Susi Diva, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans - Dumfries and Galloway, poetry
dance forrit intae the bricht adventure
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McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
'Adventure' is their cry,
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Hutchison, Pat If I Catch Ye I'll Eat Ye, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
erin aa the while aboot their adventure.
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Purves, David C. Jade Lute, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Selkirk, poetry
*A preparation for sexual adventure
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Bennett, Hazel Tha Near Cut, (Ullans Magazine 2001) Ulster, prose
“Hae ye nae sinse o adventure?” Gerald fleetched.
1 matches

Paterson, Stuart A. Breenge, (Scottish Poetry Library 2016) Lallans, poetry
adventure of it all.
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