A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
aged Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words12.9 14.9 13.2 18.6 0 22.6 0
Number of occurrences2315 5 1 0 2 0
Number of authors16 9 4 1 2

Occurrences of aged in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
the seat. Oot comes a middle aged elegant looking boay wae read on page 52
ll spoil him rotten. A middle-aged family are sittin oan the coz on page 159

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
t twa hunner and fifty bairns aged fae five tae jist unner twelv on page 60

1 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
s yin had the body o a middle-aged mannie that had died in an ac on page 110

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
id doon the River Cart. He is aged between twelve and fourteen y on page 133

1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
men wid be envious ay but wae aged, sun beaten skin that’s loa
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
usherin an overweight, middle aged cunt oot. He’s aw flushed l
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Builders, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
0 the phone wrang. It was oor aged Principle, “Mr McKillop, di
1 matches

Kurtoglu, Wulf Braken Fences, (Caroline Macafee 2011 ISBN: B006JE3UQW) Lallans, prose
it wis het. A gurthie middle-aged lady turnt doon his offer tae
comer. He wis a ruddy, middle-aged Uighur wi a pawkie mainner. H
2 matches

@Cobradile94 tweeted
This haes aged like milk https://t.co/E4aHgX(2020) search twitter

@LairnScots tweeted
Dae ye teach bairns aged atween 11 an 18? Then this is (2020) twitter link
n yer kin' project fir schuil aged bairns: https://t.co/AIrqazbE (2020) twitter link
wi audio fir lairners o Scots aged 3 - 18: https://t.co/Ezjapsm (2020) twitter link
Whit resources dae lairners aged 3-18 need tae lairn Scots? Cl (2019) twitter link


Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
et teenage bride turnt middle-aged, her black hair threedit wi s on page 90

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Johnstone, Ian Tuney Loon's low doon, (The Fraserburgh Herald 2000) Doric, newspaper
n the liberation o the middle-aged, the aalder generations that
e young, or mebbe even middle-aged come tae that.
2 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
weel eneuch tae please middle aged Scotsmen weariet fur thochts
1 matches

@FaeFoggie tweeted
@aberdeentaxi1 She's nae aged iv'aa(2020) search twitter


Parkin, Hazel Seven Year O Yule Days, (H and M Parkins 2002 ISBN: 978-0954363505) Orkney, poetry
And watch some aged heart-throbs in a B.B.C. repe on page 33

1 matches


Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
t tae Girnwud, ae late middle aged couple
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@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted
ences, a can see every deafie aged from birth intae elder share (2020) search twitter

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