A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
arts Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.3 9.9 5.3 0 10.3 0 0
Number of occurrences1310 2 0 1 0 0
Number of authors12 9 2 1

Occurrences of arts in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
"We baith appreciate the arts, that's aw" ah tell him. on page 136

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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017 ISBN: 978-1912147014) Lallans, prose
hat uised tae be the Scottish Arts Council). Time an agin ower t on page 74

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
o guid taste an patron o the arts, Gaius Maecenas. Months went on page 101

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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
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Bennett, Peter McShane's Reprieve, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
man. Ma brief foray intae the arts was oer an aw ah hud tae show
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McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Music, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
n' nae competition run by the arts council tae write yin! Sic st
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@ClashCityClarky tweeted
gin on bi their finger-nails. Arts, media, sport. Ye dinnae thin(2020) search twitter

@mcfarlane_irene tweeted
o parts and man o airts", and arts in Scotland. https://t.co/bwG(2018) search twitter

@johnstone_shane tweeted
ae upcomin buik. Class in the arts, elitism, Scotland's relation (2020) twitter link


Uri, Antonia Bidin awa: City Breaks, (Scots Language Centre 2015) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
o Airts an Sciences (City of Arts and Sciences). Inwith it, ye on page 3

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Elphinstone Institute Aiberdeenshire Cooncil – Scots Leid Guidelines, (Aberdeenshire Council 2017) Doric, government
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Tait, John M Lallans 60 - The Three Hooses, (Lallans Magazine 2002) Shetland, weans
ation of the Low House in the arts."
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