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annoy Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5.9 7 8 0 0 0 11.7 6.8
Number of occurrences97 0 0 0 1 1
Number of authors5 1 1

Occurrences of annoy in Corpus

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
Hae only daes tt tae annoy, on page 60

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
ll dint she. }, used tae pure annoy me partly cause ah didnae rea on page 68
rlene's new best insult if yi annoy her is fur her tae call yi ba on page 94
hbour an they used tae always annoy ma ma an pure wind her up. It on page 109

3 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
Hei only dis eet tae annoy,
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ah did, it’d be purely tae annoy McDade an given he’s leased
1 matches

Stewart, Anna An Alien Feeling, (Scots Hoose 2019) Lallans, prose
These fowk here tonight annoy the life oot o me: Fat Karen
1 matches

Donovan, Anne Buddha Da - Chapter 1 Anne Marie, (Canongate 2009 ISBN: 978-1847673459) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
eid kinda slow doon and don't annoy ye.
1 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
talk lovingly tae it jist tae annoy the dug. Davie wid growl and
1 matches

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