A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

advert Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words15.2 13 18.4 17.6 0 22.4 0 0
Number of occurrences2316 6 0 1 0 0
Number of authors8 4 1

Occurrences of advert in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
ae ma cap in hand ah saw this advert fae the DWP. Ah'm tellin ye l on page 120
ike that boay fae the sweetie advert, Bertie Bassett. You']] find on page 124

2 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
e," said Stevie, pyntin te an advert farrer doon the page. "It say on page 50
advertisin. Ah'll jist sen ma advert stracht te the quine ma dream on page 52
's a leukie." Beldie read the advert es Dottie raikit in er hanbug on page 71

3 matches

Fleemin, Sandy No on BBC, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
roads tryin ti leuk guid. Ae advert haed this cheil parkin abeich
by an jalouze hou it's a caur advert an the hale ettle o the argle
product's nae guid. The'r ae advert combines the twa gey weel.
The maist successfu insurance advert o aa time wis based on a eema
4 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
eet. The doctor wisna a gweed advert fur his trade, as thin as the
1 matches

Clark, Sara Indyref 2: Aulder, Wiser, Kinder, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
irst saw the "Eat yer cereal" advert wis a sicht tae behaud. Ah co
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 175, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
uin an a gey significant shae advert! There farcical taigelt wires
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 100, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
the new "Scottish Blend" tea advert.
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
haes turnt oot tae be a braw advert for the Capital's Yuletide fe
, "Offside" an ithers an thon advert for Scottish Blend tea haes r
2 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Franwella tweeted in Doric

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
s got nothing oan the Irn Bru advert here in Scotland! Hee hee! xx(2014)

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

@raiphsays tweeted in Lallans

@Julie_Dennison tweeted in Shetland

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans

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