A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

apent Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words13.9 6 6.9 0 0 0 35.1 81.8
Number of occurrences216 0 0 0 3 12
Number of authors2 1 3

Occurrences of apent in Corpus

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Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
n an wurshipt hïm. Then the' apent thair kïsts an the' set afor on page 2
, an jist wi that tha heivens apent, an he saa tha Spïrit o God on page 3
on rappin an tha dure wull be apent tae ye. Fer iveriebodie that on page 7
he wus prayin, an tha haivens apent. Tha Halie Spïrit cum doon l on page 74
oafit Isaiah, an whan he haed apent tha buik, he fun tha place wh on page 76
Also on pages 89, 111, 112
10 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
The businessman apent his mooth, but coudna think o
An the geographer chiel apent his muckle jotter, an shairpe
2 matches

Forde, Iain W D Hale Ir Sindries - Buik Twa, (Fons Scotiae 2000) Lallans, prose
he waash awaw, the fermer hed apent the clouse frae the lochan sa
breinged roun, bot whan thai apent the duir a smouchterin clud o
apent, an twa younkers cam ben, wi
The foirsman apent the duir o a wie howff bi the
4 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
An apent up tha kintrie roon - a heir
1 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
elicopter whan the centre wis apent i Mey, 1976. The auld
new centre wis biggit, an wis apent i
the Forman Memorial Hall wis apent it Roberton. ( A, pages
3 matches

Spence, Laura Tha Thoarn Tree, (Ullans Magazine 2013) Ulster, prose
tha glentin wuid knot slowly apent an a sleekit, watthery aul ee
1 matches

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