A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

av Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words83.2 17 131.1 11.8 36.1 0 81.9 0
Number of occurrences126114 4 1 0 7 0
Number of authors11 3 1 2

Occurrences of av in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
otheby's. Insteed ah find oot av goat a watch that ah need tae on page 18

1 matches

Docherty, John F. Lallans 81 - Lang Summer Days, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans, prose
got up an got off thir mark. Av coorse, the family back in Wa on page 76

1 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Uniform, (Scots Hoose 2012) Lallans, weans
Av goat tae wear a uniform
1 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Shoapaholic, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
Av goat a passion for fashion
1 matches

Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans, blog
endums. Indyref, Brexit, even AV - when it comes tae the ball
1 matches

McKinlay, Kieran Walk Way to Fame, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
t ah phonecall fae the army n av no seen him since. So it’s
1 matches

Forrest, Liam Hittin the Toon, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
rised if we even git in here, Av got terrible fake ID, am staw
tawnds oot like a sare thumb, Av got the sex pest, whos gonny
he place, then tae tap it aff Av got Tweedle Dee and Tweedle D
3 matches

Letford, William Bevel, (Carcanet 2012 ISBN: 978 1 84777 192 6) Lallans, poetry
av hud enough
1 matches

Geraghty, Martin A Bad Sport, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
bucks fir mi tae play here n av joost broke 90 strokes fir th
Av nae clue wit a Paul Merton iz
tandin’ a few feet away. ‘Av got an empty. A fuckin’ lov
3 matches

Geraghty, Martin The Pusher, (TheCommonBreath.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
e gossip an hearsay wen idle. Av mer leisure time noo, yae see
high maintenance, a suppose. Av history oan ma side tho.
2 matches

Geraghty, Martin 378, (TheCommonBreath.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
reenges into the living room. Av worked it oot.
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Flooery achievement for the Scots Government, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
ent relatit tae road traivel. Av course trees will hiv haen ta
1 matches

Letford, William This Is It, (Scottish Poetry Library 2016) Lallans, poetry
November. Christmas is close. Av been
1 matches

The Westender Ins and oots, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
oor community that a'm share av heard Ian Landles sing a sang
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted in Doric

@Seperatist_No1 tweeted in Lallans

@cammyrudkin tweeted in Southern
hink he wul. A coud say what av herd ali?(2012)
@hornet_2011 @asiareilly av got ma top off, cup o coffee,(2012)
@jamieginger173 av got that many gid pictirs jam(2012)
yRobson46 thats the best hing av herd cum oot yir mooth for a (2012)
Tfi friday #1st five day week av hed in a longtime!(2012)
and 1 other matches.

@beast_afc tweeted in Doric
Av got a Willie Tache if at help(2020)

@ionafyfe tweeted in Lallans

@peediepuss tweeted in Orkney

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
@amyjcanavan best display av seen by a keeper and a group (2021) twitter link
lsonauthor aye a seen that - av got awe angles covered nudge (2021) twitter link
lays at seafield cos if it is av seen thae lads - take nae pr (2021) twitter link
@BBCScotlandNews best news av herd today - total rip aff l (2020) twitter link
ink the players noo r gods - av seen the comments - ken the (2020) twitter link

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