A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

along Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words49.5 34 65.5 20.6 109.3 44.8 46.9 13.6
Number of occurrences7557 7 3 2 4 2
Number of authors18 7 2 2 3 2

Occurrences of along in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
, some cunt like me will come along tae stand oan yae and it's aw on page 15
suttin we should huv kent aw along: it wis worth a pittance. The on page 17
fur some smart erse tae come along and tell us Santa's no real. on page 18
oke when oor big moment comes along. Ah wid love tae believe yae, on page 23
e fur yince. Earlier, ah went along tae the cash machine oan the on page 24
Also on pages 53, 76, 83, 84, 86, 89, 104, 115, 153, 167, 172, 178, 189, 195, 198
24 matches

Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000 ISBN: 978-0953156412) Orkney - Hackland, prose
oot tae git the whole episode along wi me cup o coffee, so I linn on page 13
f wi puir Charlie fair dirdan along the grund as he tried tae hin on page 16

2 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
ma ma an ma sister are taggin along anaw. Ma ma disnae even go ne on page 55

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Docherty, John F. Lallans 81 - Lang Summer Days, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans, prose
sometimes walked in a zigzag along the pavement an they wid lift on page 76

1 matches

Bolland, John A Chocolate Cowboy, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2008) Lallans, prose
dragged thon polly-bag o nuts along the tarmac, up an doon the ke
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. Lamborghini: Cult o the Bull, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, blog
leave the toon an mak wur wey along a stoory country road, we’r
1 matches

Isbister, Sonny Caves aroond Shetland, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
nians Isle! Dey waalkit right along da saand until dey got dir ey
1 matches

McClelland, Ben Chicagof Island, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Ayr, prose
this made the trio terrified along wae many ither wurds. Suddenl
1 matches

Bowie, Tyler Stookie, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
headed doon the stair, walked along the lobby intae the kitchen.
1 matches

Handy, Robbie Forked Tongues, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
cotland tae Standard English. Along wi elements o Jamaican music,
1 matches

Grae, Emma Dancin wi the Rhona, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ootside. Ah’m glad. Ah walk along the motorway fur a guid hauf
1 matches

Diansangu, Mae naebdy likes a clype, (Scots Hoose 2021) Doric, poetry
along wi catch phrase.
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
A couple were strolling along Victoria Road on the South Si
1 matches

Philips, Cally Wha's feart o' the library?, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Turriff, prose
ain. Ah scuffed ma shoes a’ along Forest Road an’ hung aroon
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Pet-gilante, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ntil murder number three came along that they had that eureka mom
easie, followed the wee fanny along the canal efter closing time,
2 matches

McKillop, Roger Challengin' Times, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
insteed buggered aff, at pace along the road! A asked ma assistan
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Seven Coins o Kineddart, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ie and said, “We found this along with my brother’s remains.
1 matches

The Westender Loupin Salmon, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
e Avenue. Juist es a was gaun along past The Cauld A noticed folk
ow. So A thought A wad dander along there and sei what was gaun o
2 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@jamie_ginger tweeted in Southern

@Angelinekking tweeted in Ulster

@_DawnLeslie tweeted in Doric

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric

@Manuforti1968 tweeted in Doric

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
unison. Movin forward I went along tae ma 1st ever "Writing grou(2016)
ation" Jeff. Just DM me. Come along way since oor coaching sessio(2017)
Sorry tae hear. Prayfully he along with you can sort it oot! Sta(2014)
hrisRamsey Can you no just go along tae a shop?. Just a wee thoug(2015)

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans

@MartinBroon tweeted in Lallans

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

@Angela1Sinclair tweeted in Lallans

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted in Lallans

@shaetlan_rose tweeted in Shetland

@projecthawick tweeted in Southern

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
rek could yous no switch this along the road at goreglen guys - (2020) twitter link
ame oh fitbaw oan adda popped along! (2021) twitter link
rghAth nxt time a huv a jolly along tae olivebank fir a game - a (2020) twitter link
lub sees this - respect goes along way - maybe u should try tha (2020) twitter link
bars open in ur garage al pop along m8 lol (2020) twitter link
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@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

@TheFarrierPhil tweeted in Ulster

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