A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
naturally Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words12.3 16.6 5.3 37.1 10.3 0 0
Number of occurrences2217 2 2 1 0 0
Number of authors15 10 2 2 1

Occurrences of naturally in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
snugly. And goes taegether as naturally as bacon and eggs. Ah wish he on page 48
So, naturally when ah first floated the ide on page 67
me a swift right hand. Which naturally sends me tumblin tae the conc on page 112
and ma Doc Martens. Bruce is naturally disappointed ah've hud tae cu on page 176
thoscopes aroond his neck. Ah naturally assume that he must be a doac on page 177

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
could read fast and weel and naturally sterted tae ettle efter books on page 5
Naturally Matilda wis pit in the bottom on page 60

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McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
pittin up loads o torches an, naturally enough, haein some kind o bon on page 125

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Chisnall, Edward F. H. Yer Ain, The Young Yins and the Auld Yin, (Evertype 2021 ISBN: 978-1782012764) Lallans - Glasgow, poetry
y, naw, bowfin aye, a wee bit naturally on page 75

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Malgrati, Paul Ayont the Fake and the Leal: Let's Free the Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
ound like he's speaking Scots naturally he makes it sound pure put-on
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Handy, Robbie Forked Tongues, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
gh livin an lovin oor leid we naturally mak daily declarations o dign
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Bennett, Peter TA Hauf an a Hauf, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
arrangement that has evolved naturally an organically. It should be
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
c is her gift that the reader naturally chynges thair perspective tae
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Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
the twa weeks we wid be awa. Naturally when we did come hame the gow
and a gorgeous border collie. Naturally the collie wis the yin that I
ay intae his bowl at teatime. Naturally we did gie him tins o dug mea
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@kennethbryce184 tweeted
Ath whit aboot - alone again(naturally) by gilbert o sullivan - ouc (2020) twitter link


Uri, Antonia Flooery achievement for the Scots Government, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
oduce seeds fit can be spreid naturally bi birdies an the wind – fi
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@Franwella tweeted
@LouiseNicol1 naturally ha ha. OO you jist got ma 100(2011) search twitter


Hall, Simon W. No the Six o Clock News, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Orkney, blog
elsh TV drama flits perfectly naturally atween subtitled Welsh and En
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Giles, Harry Josephine Slipan, Sweechan, (harryjosephine.com 2017) Orkney, prose
– is at “We must speak as naturally as we can in any given situat
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Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
the English that may not come naturally in speech, but certainly does
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