A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

arches Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5.3 3 2.3 5.9 0 0 0 27.3
Number of occurrences82 2 0 0 0 4
Number of authors1 1 1

Occurrences of arches in Corpus

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
hir hauns an feet tae mak the arches. on page 82
h," thocht Alice, "es aal the arches on page 85
a o coorse had tae stap baein arches tae dae this, so that, bae th on page 92

4 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Seven Coins o Kineddart, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
rie place it wiz wi wee steen arches gan awa doon intae the bowels
n eence on the wye. Yin o the arches hid a door on it an this wiz
2 matches

McClurg, Fernando Review: O is for Hoolet, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
haes aready haed a run at the Arches i Glesca, an feinishes its Tr
10/10/o-is-for-hoolet-scratch-arches-live-oct-2014/)
2 matches

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