A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

article Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words23 18 17.1 32.3 0 179 0 6.8
Number of occurrences3515 11 0 8 0 1
Number of authors10 5 0 2 0 1

Occurrences of article in Corpus

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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
Leuk it ess!" He pyntit it an article aneth the Classified Ads. "It on page 49
"It says it the eyn o the article at the denners hiv bin a grea on page 50
nna myn, bit Ah wis readin an article in the 'P and J' aboot a new on page 55

3 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
w that kept comin up wis this article fae BBC health online an a pi on page 91
n when she died. She did this article fur a wimmen's magazine talki on page 130

3 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
llin photie album an read the article, brittle an discoloured wi th on page 63
er sypin hunkie. Ah'd read an article aboot folk like her. It caaed on page 77
"Hiv ye finished yer article?" Ah speer as she unnsers. on page 80
"Ye ken, Ah read an article aboot folk like you folk wi 4 on page 82

4 matches

Elphinstone Institute Aiberdeenshire Cooncil – Scots Leid Guidelines, (Aberdeenshire Council 2017) Doric, government
s (see Appendix 2). Pairt II, Article 7, Objectives an Principles,
1 matches

Handy, Robbie Forked Tongues, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
ton; they’re no the genuine article an they’re no the fu shilli
1 matches

Hodgart, John Scots Language Act: Oor weans hae richt tae see mither tung respectit, (The National 2021) Lallans - North Ayrshire, newspaper
t time I screivit a newspaper article in Scots wis in The Herald aw
1 matches

Reynolds, Charlie Krisamas time is draa’in near, (Ullans Speakers Association 2011) Ulster - Coleraine, prose
llans Speakers Association - Article 37 - December 2011
1 matches

Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
In a article aboot Scots sociolinguistics,
ondag maks dis sam point in a article aboot bilingualism in Friesla
d Unkens efter Mark, or in my article ‘Some Characteristics of th
In a article ‘The Demography of Scots’
n yun sam ‘Nippy Sweetie’ article, Tom Morton writes:
7 matches

Hutchison, Pat Angels Ten, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
blah but it wiz the end o the article that made the hairs on the ba
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 105, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
Allan Brown's article in Ecosse (9th June) managed
ing" for the remainder of the article. Whilst insulting to Mr Fairn
2 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted in Doric

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric

@Cobradile94 tweeted in Lallans

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
@GethincJones Fabby article! Inspirational words comin th(2015)
azier @HuffingtonPost Awesome article and way tae go Freddie! xxx(2015)

@IshbelMcF tweeted in Lallans

@mcfarlane_irene tweeted in Lallans

@johnstone_shane tweeted in Lallans

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans

@Julie_Dennison tweeted in Shetland

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