A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

anxiously Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words10.6 3 0 0 36.1 0 129 27.3
Number of occurrences160 0 1 0 11 4
Number of authors 1 1 1

Occurrences of anxiously 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
Alice lukt rather anxiously at the cook, tae see if shae on page 60
White Rabbit, wha was keekiy anxiously intae hir face. on page 82
" the Hatter went on, luking anxiously roon tae seen if hae wad deny on page 113
The King lukt anxiously at the White Rabbit, wha said on page 115

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Hall, Simon W. Bonny Isle o Sanday, (Brisk Northerly 2016) Orkney, blog
geo. The mither selkie waits anxiously nearby on the margin o Eday S
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Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
She ate a wee bit, an said anxiously tae hersel “Which wei? Whic
e mak hersel yisfi, an lookin anxiously aboot hur. “Och, dae let iz
n slowly back agin, an keekin anxiously aboot as eet went, as if eet
n, while she was peerin aboot anxiously amang th trees, a teeny shair
ed agin, an Ahlice looked gie anxiously intae eets face tae say whit
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