A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

afor Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words15.2 7 21.9 0 36.1 22.4 0 13.6
Number of occurrences2319 0 1 1 0 2
Number of authors4 1 1 1

Occurrences of afor in Corpus

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
wk. Miss Honey stood stievely afor, the Heidie. For wanst she wi on page 80

1 matches

Laurenson, Hannah Lisa Da Maa's Eggs, (Hands Up For Trad 2019) Shetland, prose
eds and all tell you da story afor Willy Winky comes.”
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
e Poll Tax in Scotland a year afor, England anither clear breach
1 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine Slipan, Sweechan, (harryjosephine.com 2017) Orkney, prose
a stopeen paint fir travlirs: afor creus ships hid wis Briteesh
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@iainnicol tweeted in Lallans

@raiphsays tweeted in Lallans
peepee wul win! He wis winnin afor an he still is winnin! :D(2020)
jus aw no say enyhin aboot it afor!(2020)
ff up tae 30/8/20! Hit redeem afor checkoot! :D https://t.co/KRA(2020)
miracal happen a hope tae go afor. A wis in Germany fur efter c(2020)
bit mibbe ye cud peel it aff afor embdy see it?(2020)
and 11 other matches.

@TheFarrierPhil tweeted in Ulster
Whin ye need a haimer afor ye use tha weelbarra! ?????? (2021)

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