A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
nosey Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.5 7.8 0 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences88 0 0 0 0 0
Number of authors2 2

Occurrences of nosey in Corpus

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Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
e stair come doon tae dae her nosey an she said tae me, Awww yir on page 35
harlene, ah said, Don't be sa nosey. Ah wis only askin, she said, on page 58
she wis jist daein it tae be nosey tae see if he'd say anythin t on page 127
Nosey but nice on page 146
l wis; when ah went in aw the nosey folk lik Laura McNish an Nico on page 152

5 matches

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
10 plus 1 guys will b havin a nosey as we speak n frantically pho (2020) twitter link
ts funny cos theres sum right nosey feckers liking there ain comm (2020) twitter link
ot so lol - ad luv tae hae a nosey whit ee buy - it says alot a (2021) twitter link

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