A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

arrival Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 10 9.2 2.9 0 0 23.4 6.8
Number of occurrences128 1 0 0 2 1
Number of authors6 1 2 1

Occurrences of arrival in Corpus

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
bit raivelt at the arrival o sic a toty wee lassie wioot on page 7

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Niven, Liz Lallans 59 - Painting the Forth Bridge: A Search for Scottish Identity, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
Brig, sae it's aye a welcome arrival gin a buik dis mair nor jist on page 84

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Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
Befaire tha gret arrival on page 18

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Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
hid luikit gey peely-wally on arrival…he wadnae hae let the room
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Tindal, Betty Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
alleviated by the arrival o the auld ‘grey Fergie’.
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Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
t thought ye’d announce yer arrival? Jesus man! Ah telt yous no t
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Bennett, Peter McShane's Reprieve, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
unt that gies a fuck - their arrival. As though the music an the t
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McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Sport, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
, in which he lost an eye. On arrival at the changin’ room fir th
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Ewen, Allan Review: Saltire: Invasioun, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
Saltire’s arrival merks a significant milestane
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McDonald, Hamish The Girnin Gates - Chapter 3, (Itchy Coo 2003) Southern, prose
aw mercy make tae me, the new arrival. A new-boarn wean, a fallen a
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
Congratulations oan your new arrival tae yir family. ??????xxx(2015)

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