A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

alcohol Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words8.6 11 12.7 5.9 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences1311 2 0 0 0 0
Number of authors9 2

Occurrences of alcohol in Corpus

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Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
It sayz on thi label, avoid alcohol on page 18
Twenty years o alcohol abuse on page 78

2 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
ld-outpatient fae the drug an alcohol abuse unit two buildins doon, on page 153

1 matches

Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans, blog
eferendums o the Month. Shoud alcohol hae a minimum price? Shoud fr
1 matches

McQueer, Chris Hings - Short Stories 'n That, (404 Ink 2017) Lallans - Glesga, prose
It’s freezing cauld but the alcohol an caffeine an aw that in it
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
is hoachin noo as the flowin alcohol makes its influence known. Th
1 matches

Strachan, Shane Hoast, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric, prose
e, neether a fag nor a drap o alcohol has ever past ma lips. I did
1 matches

Philips, Cally Jings, crivens, help ma Boab, it’s independence!, (McStorytellers.com 2013) Doric - Turriff, prose
g in that minimum pricin’ o alcohol mebbe’s we’ll a’ see a
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@alistairdunn tweeted in Lallans

@DavidJWood2 tweeted in Lallans
for a fortnight. Get a grip, alcohol and social distancing doesnae(2020)

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

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