A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
affil Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.3 0 0 92.8 10.3 0 0
Number of occurrences60 0 5 1 0 0
Number of authors2 1 1

Occurrences of affil in Corpus

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Hall, Simon W. The Orkney Gruffalo, (Itchy Coo 2015 ISBN: 978-1785300066) Orkney, weans
"That's affil good o ye, Fox, but Ah'll no on page 1
"That's affil good o ye, Cattie-Face, But A on page 5
"That's affil freendly o ye, Snek, but Ah'l on page 9

3 matches

Hall, Simon W. The Boy That Lived - Chapter Wan, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, prose
owed himsel a peedie grin. ‘Affil droll. And noo, owre tae Jim
kind o Muggle sweet. Thu’r affil good.’
2 matches


Greig, Charles A Shetland Bible, (Saint Andrew Press 2009 ISBN: 978-0715209158) Shetland - Lerwick, prose
Blist ir dem dat ir affil göd dey'll be closs ta da G on page 88

1 matches

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