A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
alike Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 8.9 10.6 0 0 0 6.5
Number of occurrences149 4 0 0 0 1
Number of authors11 6 4 1

Occurrences of alike in Corpus

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Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017 ISBN: 978-3946190592) Lallans, prose
hunt me. Ilka chuckie-hen is alike, an ilka man is alike. An sae on page 68

2 matches

Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
Cut off alike from you and thae boys at the on page 58

1 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
Whilst the media and public, alike, lovingly eat up her words li on page 55
acturs, nurses, and visitors, alike. Young, auld, and ancient. In on page 176

2 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
sned evri crime, large an sma alike - on page 121

1 matches

Burnett, Colin Boris Johnstone, (colinburnett.co.uk 2021) Lallans - East Central, prose
Whilst the media and public, alike. Lovingly eat up her words li
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt twa: Janus leuks aheid, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
baith Unionist an Capitalist alike. Fowk sharin a cultural or ed
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ched bi a Winnie Mandela luik-alike staunin bi the phone juist in
1 matches


Uri, Antonia Bidin awa: City Breaks, (Scots Language Centre 2015) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
is fun for big an little anes alike. on page 7

1 matches

Shepherd, Robbie Harknin tae the braw souns, (John Benjamin 2000) Doric, newspaper
Festival bringin aul an young alike thegither in music.
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
cient warld, bi Celt an Roman alike, an she thocht on Pegassus, f
1 matches

@FaeFoggie tweeted
onsers, Teuchters and Meelers alike. Hope yer aa hayin a rare day(2019) search twitter


Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
Yarns in lug alike thay soond on page 34

1 matches

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