A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

ali Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words17.2 12 20.7 0 0 0 93.8 0
Number of occurrences2618 0 0 0 8 0
Number of authors8 4

Occurrences of ali in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
smiles at me "You must be Mr Ali? We on page 159

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
chin an it looks dead stupit. Ali'm glad folk that are in boy b on page 95

1 matches

McKinlay, Kieran Walk Way to Fame, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
g the baw in the box tae Deli Ali, who heiders the baw. Ma hear
1 matches

Holton, Brian An Owresetter’s Tale, (Bella Caledonia 2015) Lallans - Galashiels, blog
edtime tales in Pidgin; Uncle Ali, a Hausa trader frae the nort
1 matches

Stewart, Anna An Alien Feeling, (Scots Hoose 2019) Lallans, prose
inking any o it might matter. Ali loves it – thinks it’s gr
long efter closing, but when Ali had stayed in toon at Ray’s
dinnae let them badger yi coz Ali thinks it's funny. But he tel
Ali says, "Aye what aboot my dog,
excuse and goes tae the loo. Ali tells me tae tone it doon. I
9 matches

Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
an Fletcher,box like Muhammad Ali or play fitba like Denis Law.
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@cammyrudkin tweeted in Southern
@bobbyrobson46 hev e herd tae ali? Sum news eh(2012)
net_2011 @bulla7 @wullies1903 ali (awork4hoorsaday) and ca it s(2012)
hope eer gan ti apologise ti ali, e spoiled his nite. A deken (2012)
@hornet_2011 aye gay ali....e want ti gan oot on a dat(2012)

@jamie_ginger tweeted in Southern

@officialAliRed tweeted in Southern

@mcfarlane_irene tweeted in Lallans

@projecthawick tweeted in Southern

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
re theres a will theres a way ali - n ee ken me lol (2020) twitter link
nt footage - the great man n ali is a wee star! (2020) twitter link

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