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Use in varieties of Scots

affection Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words8.6 8 8 17.6 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences137 6 0 0 0 0
Number of authors5 3

Occurrences of affection in Corpus

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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
n in a byordnar show o public affection. "Beauty's bit skin deep - g on page 85

1 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
politeness an affection, on page 62
Affection becomes an addiction, on page 80

2 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
r sides war sair; foo te show affection wi' oot embarrassmint; an foo on page 20

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
er, barred frae her faither's affection, a bladdit flooer, an unclean
avin little ower in the wye o affection fur her dour, sarcastic brith
2 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
a richt boddomless ladle fur affection. They telt onybody fa speired
1 matches

Connor, Charles P. Lallans 59 - The Queen’s Shull’n, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
As a gesture of loyalty and affection and in order to share in the
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Music, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
An' affection we jist canny hide.
1 matches

Mackintosh, Henrietta A Tale o Twa Leids: Gaelic, Scots an smoorin wi luve, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
n Scotland, we have a special affection fur wer words.’ This is sha
ther tongues dinna hae the ae affection for their wurds? Efter mentio
2 matches

Uri, Antonia Will virus crisis mean a fresh stairt for Scots produce?, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
l interaction an the physical affection o the anes that we luve. But,
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

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