A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

axt Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words73.3 4 0 0 0 22.4 0 750.2
Number of occurrences1110 0 0 1 0 110
Number of authors 1 3

Occurrences of axt in Corpus

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
ear that the three weelàsses axt Dodgson fur a story an, reluc on page v
es oot?" a hale lock o voices axt. on page 27
ize dae yae want tae bae?" it axt. on page 50
"Hoo am A gan tae git in?" axt Alice agane, in a louder tone on page 57
said Alice, "but A hinnae bin axt yit." on page 64
Also on pages 68, 71, 72, 73, 82, 87, 91, 93, 94, 95, 99, 102, 113, 119
23 matches

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
ast cum tae Jerusalem an the' axt, "Whar ïs tha yin that haes on page 2
. "Tha men wur dumfoonért an axt, "Whut kine o a man ïs this? on page 9
Zechariah axt tha angel: on page 69
Mary axt tha angel, on page 70
Sae the' axt tha wean's faither bi makin s on page 71
Also on pages 73, 74, 76, 77, 78, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 88, 90, 94, 95, 97, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 112
86 matches

Cumming, John Da Whillie, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, prose
e tied up, he clamb aboard an axt fur da skyipper. He hed a duf
1 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
Davie axt, half coddin.
1 matches

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