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approachin Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words6.6 8 10.2 0 0 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences109 0 0 0 1 0
Number of authors7 0 0 0 1 0

Occurrences of approachin in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
n cloack a boay and he's fast approachin doon the corridor in ma direc on page 63

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Heather, Alistair Trains approachin?, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
Trains approachin?
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Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
he noo ya pricks!’ he sais, approachin, his face fuckin beetroot.
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Bennett, Peter Park trife, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ATE! BINGO!’ McDade shouts, approachin the poor cunt, lyin sparkled,
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Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Fankle, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
ffin an pyntin his neb at twa approachin figures. ‘I think the Fanke
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McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
s an’ muffled conversation, approachin’ frae the east. A primed ma
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Ewen, Allan The “Auld Lang Syne” Paradox, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
Hogmanay is fast approachin, an wi it comes an internatio
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Monahan Brown, Ricky Dùn Èideann, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, prose
die than he wis by that o the approachin lassie. He wisnae even fasht
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McDonald, Hamish The Girnin Gates - Chapter 12, (Itchy Coo 2003) Southern, prose
ken tae coort. Jist as we wur approachin the Allander Brig,
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