A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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aspirations Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.6 3 8 0 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences77 0 0 0 0 0
Number of authors3

Occurrences of aspirations in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
t's the hing aboot dreams and aspirations. They're jist a fairytale sto on page 18
n his erse wae oor dreams and aspirations ae liftin the Scottish Cup. on page 99

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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
essit taewards the democratic aspirations o the fowk o Scotland bi the
rabia is a complicatit mess o aspirations an dreams. In their hairts th
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McClurg, Fernando The USA: Whit happened tae the Guid Guys?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
nal myths are as muckle aboot aspirations an goals as they are aboot th
. An sae on. Guid myths. Guid aspirations. The makkins o sumthing ye wa
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