A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

amongst Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words24.4 19 24.1 29.4 36.4 44.8 23.5 6.8
Number of occurrences3721 10 1 2 2 1
Number of authors8 5 1 2 2 1

Occurrences of amongst in Corpus

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Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
crystalite amongst clouds obscure on page 52

1 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
e bog and Aldo's standin here amongst the fans, smug as yae like. A on page 111
ah cannae spoat sight ae him amongst aw these feel gid pairty goer on page 169
penitentiary, as it wis kent amongst the locals. That wis until ah on page 185
arnin they baith began arguin amongst themselves. Then a welcomed d on page 187
ise fae aw the excited voices amongst the other first-year students on page 189

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Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
A siren crept amongst oor kin, on page 47

1 matches

Bolland, John A Chocolate Cowboy, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2008) Lallans, prose
greens, coorie-doon places in amongst the middens. Jist eight, Ah k
1 matches

Gauld, Ilene Ilene Gauld - Piper and Poet, (Doric Future 2020) Doric - Keith, poetry
Fin am doon amongst ma queets!
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Bennett, Peter Sharks, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
intae a slither ay free space amongst aw the claes. ‘Whit’s up
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Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
like surface, perfectly still amongst the translucent haze ay vapou
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Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ely spoken ay, unwritten code amongst cunts like us that dictates t
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Bennett, Peter McShane's Reprieve, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
In amongst these crowds ur yer trendies.
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Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
re and bend doon to fummle in amongst the dirt wie ma hands. I pull
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Hutchison, Pat Catty, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
irst she couldna see onything amongst the last year’s growth unti
rown a napalm type grenade in amongst them. Naebody could get near
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Hutchison, Pat Bulletbroo, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
he big broo, gid doon a treat amongst the weemin fowk at dances in
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Muir, Glenn Lion Rampant, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
resence caused a bit o a stir amongst the locals, guinea fowl and s
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Muir, Glenn Ozsome, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
n eftir, they fund themsel in amongst some turbulence. The basket o
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Bob the Dog fae the Bog, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ipe Major Macinnon faa sorted amongst bagpipes. Jeemicky cairried t
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Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
fortune I tripped and rolled amongst the tabbies. Nae a man known
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Hutchison, Pat The Seven Coins o Kineddart, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ie backed awa an near fell in amongst the coal pile. There wisna on
1 matches

Hodgart, John A Catalogue o Sair Neglect, (Bella Calledonia 2016) Lallans - North Ayrshire, blog
oo we were up tae oor oxters! Amongst the support material for scho
1 matches

The Westender Mairchers did oor toon prood, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
ei se mony high schule pupils amongst the mairchers.
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Forkin, Ellen Sea o Dunder, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
Amongst the dunder o riot
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Doric_Bananaman tweeted in Doric

@cligeey tweeted in Doric

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans
ble bollocks!! Just put feart amongst us!(2020)

@MartinBroon tweeted in Lallans

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland

@shaetlan_rose tweeted in Shetland

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
ds @GirlsSexyGirls_ an adonis amongst men lol (2020) twitter link
am gonna feel like a vip in amongst vi-pees - place is barry guy (2020) twitter link
he highlands sorted oot - up amongst ma brothers n see if a kin se (2020) twitter link

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