A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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another Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words177 51 270.4 58.8 36.1 67.1 81.8 13.6
Number of occurrences268235 20 1 3 7 2
Number of authors29 12 1 2 5 2

Occurrences of another in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
the bones. Each thoat bringin another feelin ae hopelessness and hi on page 13
ae the mighty Hibees. Aye, in another life ah mighta been a profess on page 19
him: "Jist trying tae survive another week oan the dole." on page 20
aw ken what turned up there, another load ae irate Indians. Take a on page 21
r efforts tae show me there's another wey tae dae hings n that hard on page 23
Also on pages 25, 31, 36, 40, 49, 51, 71, 79, 80, 98, 99, 115, 121, 125, 131, 144, 156, 168, 171, 175, 181, 188, 192, 194
32 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
"Another life awaits us on the 'other on page 60

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
s wearin a three-man tent. An another thing, ah cannae understaun a on page 16
Ah always thought learnin another language wid be dead good. Yi on page 17
mmature, she said as she took another draw an blew the smoke right on page 37
is an she got that an she got another new Tregijo jumper an three h on page 42
got a fiver fae ma granny an another fiver aff ma Auntie Jackie - on page 43
Also on pages 46, 53, 54, 58, 79, 80, 93, 94, 100, 106, 116, 117, 122, 123, 124, 130, 133, 136, 137, 151, 152, 153, 155, 163
33 matches

Robertson, James Naebody'd Seen Him, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
eaving one world and entering another. It's
m. How he really got here was another kind of journey.
window another forty emails will have come i
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 167, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
can hold on to that score for another twenty-seven minutes they wil
1 matches

Calderwood, Lynsey Mumbo Jumbo, (Litro magazine 2006) Lallans, prose
s wearin a three man tent. An another thing, ah canny understaun a
The day she went an gied me another puni fur nothin: aw ah did wi
re go mental if ah come in wi another wan so ah waitet till she sig
Ah always thought learnin another language wid be dead good. Yi
crappin masel in case ah got another puni cos if yi got three in a
5 matches

Percy, Ely The Family Situation, (The Interpreters House.org 2020) Lallans, prose
will be right, then he waitet another ten minutes an tried again.
1 matches

Bolland, John A Chocolate Cowboy, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2008) Lallans, prose
ey an the auld railway track. Another written warnin’.
kiss?” She smiylt. She has another draw on her Benson n Hedges f
2 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
human pairts. Syne they fand another tale frae Mesopotamia caad Th
1 matches

Donovan, Anne Not Scotland, (Edinburgh International Book Festival 2010) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
nd a bun afore we start, then another mid morn, this time wi a sang
Marie be daein the noo? Only another coupla weeks and ah’d see t
2 matches

Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Galloway, poetry
the kiss one lover gives to another
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
ngland-doesnt-want-to-be-just-another-member-of-a-team-1-48 51882
Nou, here’s another thing: hou cin ye get an ‘a
2 matches

McClelland, Ben Chicagof Island, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Ayr, prose
expression. Sheer fear. Aboot another five howls flooded the air ar
n. They had grey fur and gave another screeching yell. They seemed
2 matches

McKinlay, Kieran Walk Way to Fame, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
wi the baw, he passes it tae another player n goes oot wide, cross
1 matches

Ireland, Mark Wi A Facey Like Yours, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Banff, prose
argret kaint he’d be aff on another wanner. "Lang may yer lum ree
hank goodness I’ve survived another day an I hinna strangelt him
2 matches

McQueer, Chris Hings - Short Stories 'n That, (404 Ink 2017) Lallans - Glesga, prose
. Tasty as fuck. Mah da finds another needle fae somewhere in the k
pan lid open joost in time as another wave comes. It hits the water
I finish aff another can an so dis he. Cans ae bee
3 matches

Handy, Robbie Forked Tongues, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
hear someone on the telly in another room, an cos Ah couldnae dist
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Liberties (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
a robust defence as he lands another two dull yins tae the side ay
It looks like another mooth oan the side ay his fac
2 matches

Bennett, Peter Liberties (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
nce Friday?’ ah sais, posin another question that requires nae an
ers each an me an McDade grab another few boatles. Ah end up wae hi
nterior light an McDade opens another couple ay beers wae his teeth
There’s another group ay them that ah walk st
4 matches

Bennett, Peter The Sacrificial Doo, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
l area, thrivin at wan point, another casualty ay Thatcher’s boom
doo in his haun. ‘There’s another caunel there, just next tae t
fae Greenfield’s best doos, another few ay Sandy Gresham’s fae
3 matches

Bennett, Peter Clyde Built, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
the principle, so it’ll be another week’s interest oan the lot
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Sharks, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
” he sais. “that’s just another two hunner an seventy-five ta
t doon. Then he sais that cos another week will huv passed afore ah
en him again, he’d be addin another week’s interest, amountin t
3 matches

Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
He batters oot another line each fur us aw fae a bag
t looks like he’s gonae try another approach efter the swift rebu
Another four pints ay lager, an four
3 matches

Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
Mary?’ she sais, lookin tae another ay the wummin at the table.
Ah take another stank ay the lager, watchin t
2 matches

Bennett, Peter Carpe Diem, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ake that.’ he sais, gien me another holdall.
as ah go. The devil dug makes another lunge, gnashin its teeth an m
is beak alang the table takin another wan - in whit ah kin only as
‘Ah’m huvin another Patsy, that’s whit ah’m g
4 matches

Bennett, Peter Just Another Minute, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
‘Just another minute then, ah want tae be w
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ae a sideboard. He goes intae another drawer an pulls oot a wad ay
’s his name - he’s intae another gemme aw thegither. Fitted Ki
ah’d get oan wae him then, another workin class guy fae the east
3 matches

Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
an back doon the other side. Another couple ay hikers we met furth
ae sleep oan. Pearcey’s oan another wan in the next room, by the
im. Ah’d be oan ma waiy tae another day ay graft wae Joe on the b
tea he’d made usin tea bags another visitor hud left in the cupbo
4 matches

Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
‘An another thing. . .’ he sais. ‘Who
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Bools, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
their da’s who’d gie them another good kick up the erse fur the
ther doon the road, there’s another young laddie walkin taewards
back in, eh? Ah could dae wae another hauf.’ he sais.
p, ye kin start by getting me another hauf. This wan’s nearly don
4 matches

Bennett, Peter Graftin, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
r place ay work tae grind oot another thirty nine hours - minimum
s, liberating a golf club fae another wean’s possession. ‘ah’
ntae a walkie talkie, startin another self-induced, high stress con
3 matches

Bennett, Peter McShane's Reprieve, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ntly at the rear-view mirror, another motor appears an turns intae
in the entrance ay the club. Another private hire taxi.
m ay Bollinger an choppin oot another few lines that wid choke a fu
pew but this wis answered wae another crack tae the mooth.
that wan line hud led oan tae another, an things hud goat oot ay ha
10 matches

Bennett, Peter Rude Awakenings (Part two of two), (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ll huv tae phone in an make another appointment. . .’ he sais b
ine. ‘You’ll have to book another appointment and I’m sure I
2 matches

Bennett, Peter Rude Awakenings (Part one of two), (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ions. Nae danger. ‘. . . An another thing - look at the state ay
t in the bin sayin if ye miss another appointment they’re gonae s
o yer nae good. Then they get another Government subsidised trainee
t the door an doon the close. Another rant, ah kin be dain waeoot.
Staun too far away or attempt another throwin technique other than
6 matches

Bennett, Peter TA Hauf an a Hauf, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
re fur oer forty year. Waited another ten afore that oan the waitin
passed. Ah like it that waiy. Another waiy that ah kin feel close t
2 matches

Bennett, Peter Park trife, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
‘Happy? Aye ah’m happy, another junkie goat whit wis comin ta
‘Whit dae ye mean, another junkie goat whit’s comin ta
2 matches

Grae, Emma Dancin wi the Rhona, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
“There was another death. A boy of nine months o
There’s another pause. Ah look at the letter
a life in ma hauns wan way or another. Ah book it.
There’s another ping and a WhatsApp notificat
“Hello,” another wumman says. “Your case has
7 matches

Stewart, Anna An Alien Feeling, (Scots Hoose 2019) Lallans, prose
efter I drink it doon. I take another sip and see it again, red ten
1 matches

Grae, Emma Billy's Ghost Dug, (liarsleague.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
y. Council says ah cannae get another dug. They made an exception f
a mobile phone as ah chew oan another moothful o stew. Ah’ve beco
2 matches

Wilson, Lucy Lock Doon, (Greenock Telegraph 2021) Lallans - Greenock, poetry
ould tidy ma room but al make another excuse.
1 matches

Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
just fae being this close to another human for the first time in y
will be here soon. Somehow or another,’ he says.
2 matches

Donovan, Anne Buddha Da - Chapter 1 Anne Marie, (Canongate 2009 ISBN: 978-1847673459) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
At first Ma thought it wis another wanny his jokes.
ronty strangers, you’ve got another think comin.'
2 matches

Philips, Cally Wha's feart o' the library?, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Turriff, prose
wear theym inside, bit ah hud another thocht high in ma mind. If we
1 matches

Geraghty, Martin A Bad Sport, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
says afore geein it back. ‘Another fuckin’ Paul Merton fir me.
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Flemings o’ Dalnoid, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
Glenshee. It's the passin' o' another era, nae mair games o' Cardin
1 matches

The Westender Loupin Salmon, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
t and abody hed a guid laugh. Another laddie caught a fish and was
1 matches

McDonald, Hamish The Girnin Gates - Chapter 12, (Itchy Coo 2003) Southern, prose
years ago. An Ah'll tell yez another hing. Garscadden Hoose wisnae
the bag. We moved oan an fun another set a
burras, an gote another two. Mr Gobbs decidit that wi
3 matches

Towrie, David Wirkin' the Tang - a dialect tale, (Orkneyjar 2010) Orkney, prose
o't in the far ocean. An than another boat set oat fae the noust an
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted in Doric

@Angelinekking tweeted in Ulster

@beast_afc tweeted in Doric
s over, more debt planned for another go next year. *in Scouse(2020)

@cligeey tweeted in Doric
Another gambling ad blocked(2020)
hreads then click across into another jist raking aboot(2020)
nna a Sunday plan ye jist hae another fly(2020)

@daleser23 tweeted in Doric
drew7 buckpool. Just back fae another scintillating round(2013)

@Franwella tweeted in Doric

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric
st cure fer a hangover is get another beer doon yer throat, so Jess(2016)

@Manuforti1968 tweeted in Doric

@alistairdunn tweeted in Lallans

@DaibhidhABEB tweeted in Lallans

@DavidJWood2 tweeted in Lallans
aff next week, I’m giving it another go. The correct flour, and fo(2020)

@gordimhor1 tweeted in Lallans

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
ill soon be in touch soon fir another session XXX(2015)
adonian awe the way matey, an another reason tae live in Scotland. (2014)
Just finished another fabby session wi @JeffBrazier(2015)
......oh a dae wish there wis another series! Hint hint! @jackwhite(2014)
ateful #edbookfest is oan fir another week here! Next year bring yi(2015)
and 9 other matches.

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans
@98Simply Ahm marrying another queen?! ??(2020)

@MartinBroon tweeted in Lallans
ureFitbaw Aye! Mcburnie needs another run oot A reckon??. ?????????(2020)

@DABArbuckle tweeted in Lallans
@GaryInnes Another great show oan Setterday Gary(2020)

@fairpechtoot tweeted in Lallans

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
go eos n didnae - but thats another story (2021) twitter link
peak n frantically phonin one another lol (2020) twitter link
re was a crowd - but that is another developing story as we speak (2020) twitter link
surprised me tbh - but thats another story - o hope the burra pla (2020) twitter link
uncle jimmys at mayfield fir another hoor n a hauf lol b oan broth (2020) twitter link
and 38 other matches.

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans

@tattooedselkie tweeted in Shetland

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland
emoon I felt like I'd gone to another country when I went camping o(2020)

@cammyrudkin tweeted in Southern

@jamie_ginger tweeted in Southern

@MarkThompStuff tweeted in Ulster

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