A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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apprentice Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 4 12.7 0 0 0 0 6.8
Number of occurrences1211 0 0 0 0 1
Number of authors3 1

Occurrences of apprentice in Corpus

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Dornan, Stephen Tha Jaa Banes, (Ulster-Scots Academy 2020 ISBN: 978-1-9163758-1-9) Ulster - Comber, poetry
Tha apprentice lads, o Derry toon, on page 33

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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 178, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
back tae youthheid days as an apprentice laddie in 'bib an brace' dong
carpenter, an maist like, an apprentice ane, wi his daith on a piece
luiks back tae his days as an apprentice laddie in the fifties warkin
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 177, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
whit did he no see, but a wee apprentice laddie on his wey back abuird
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Clyde Built, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ipyerds efter that. He wis ma apprentice, ye see? That’s how we goat
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Hoose o Haivers, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
e groond ahint Arachne. “An apprentice needs something tae learn fae
d murdered a man – his ain apprentice – an had had tae flee gey f
ried Icarus, that wis noo his apprentice. The palace itsel wis the
din her hoo she had saved his apprentice afore in Athens. An it wis th
Daedalus’s young apprentice had inventit a saw – someth
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