A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

aready Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 8 4.6 20.6 0 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences124 7 0 0 1 0
Number of authors3 4 1

Occurrences of aready in Corpus

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Harvey, Lewis Crash, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
at ma watch an saw that a wis aready late so there wis ane pint hu
1 matches

Riddell, Conor San Diego, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
hotel an it wis real posh. It aready hid its giant Christmas tree
It wis aready dark an a the lichts were on.
2 matches

Dunnett, Nathan The Auld Asylum, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
un till the morning. Ma belly aready felt as though ma throat wis
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Review: O is for Hoolet, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
s aheid. O is for Hoolet haes aready haed a run at the Arches i Gl
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@cammyrudkin tweeted in Southern

@Franwella tweeted in Doric
r why 'live in a city' fan ye aready bide in the kingdom!(2011)
her's had a wee squinty at it aready??!(2011)

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans
@DaniGaravelli1 Ye kennt it aready.(2020)

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