A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

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optimists Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences22 0 0 0 0 0
Number of authors2 2

Occurrences of optimists in Corpus

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Lallans

Bennett, Peter The Bools, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
rose an dour. Wan ay life’s optimists, he is. It’s precisely beca
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Al Fresco, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
Auntie Jim wis yin o life’s optimists, everything wis fabulous or b
1 matches

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