A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

apologies Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 9 12.6 0 0 22.4 0 0
Number of occurrences1211 0 0 1 0 0
Number of authors8 1

Occurrences of apologies in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
"Apologies there! fur the language, ladi on page 113

1 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Perjink, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927565) Lallans, weans
'Ma apologies,' said the Perjinkian, luikin on page 11

1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
driven bi anger, an A mak nae apologies fer thon; the mair A learn, t
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 116, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
erweys but haed tae gie thair apologies insteid. Howanever, the forga
1 matches

Farrow, Kenneth D. Lallans 59 - Editorial, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans, newspaper
Editorial plural for personal apologies likely due til a puckle fowk
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans
woman by mistake, ma sincere apologies man! ?? whit an eejit ae me! (2020)
atÂ’s bloody true, ma sincere apologies tae ma Geordies and such...(2020)

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
at wan or the other is richt. Apologies if it came across thon way. W(2018)

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans

@RedValkyrie84 tweeted in Shetland

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