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Use in varieties of Scots

appearin Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words8.6 9 9.2 8.8 0 0 11.7 6.8
Number of occurrences138 3 0 0 1 1
Number of authors4 3 1 1

Occurrences of appearin in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
and the rest ae ma cabinet fe appearin oan Good Mornin Bnitam "He's on page 55
id doon the flight ae stairs. Appearin a wee bit doonbeat if truth b on page 141
yin ae these skanks suddenly appearin desirable. So, ah soon decide on page 168

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
e, "an A wish yae wudnae keep appearin an disappearin sae quickly: y on page 65

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Hubbard, Tom Lallans 59 - Leids and Lieder: Walcome ti Helvetiscots, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
r taen wi the idea o his wark appearin in Scotland! David Kinloch, a on page 5

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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
." Roy fun a big, black clood appearin abeen his heid. "An as fir ma on page 84

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Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
stue. Appearin some thirty seconds later, te
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Burnett, Colin Boris Johnstone, (colinburnett.co.uk 2021) Lallans - East Central, prose
nd the rest ae ma cabinet fae appearin oan Good Morning Britain ‘
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Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
an Ah wish ee wouldnae keep appearin an vanishin sae suddenly: ee
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Heather, Alistair The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
he Nile. The great Sphinx wis appearin oot fae ashlars o sandstane t
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Bennett, Peter The Sacrificial Doo, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
‘Pebbles!’ Ged sais, appearin fae naewhere, pickin the bast
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Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
nts wae mare money than sense appearin at his door aw day, every day
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Strachan, Shane Hoast, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric, prose
e Whatsapp notifications were appearin at the tap o ma screen.
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter