T'auld lad sesEh up ! Aa'll tell thee summat !


Yorkshire has a rich history of spoken language and as a county it still has
many dialects and unusual sayings.
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This page links you to items that uncover some of that richness,
sometimes serious, sometimes humorous but always we hope helping you see beyond the stereotypical notion of the dour Yorkshireman uttering strange noises
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"Pithy Sayings"
philosophical statements on which to base your life
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Dialect funnies
a not too serious dialect study session
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The Yorkshire Dialect Society
for a much more serious study of dialect in our area,
a contact point for the student of English regional dialects
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Another way of seeing things
historic moments from a Yorkshire viewpoint
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Do we speak Yorkshire or Viking
not such a silly question ... find out more through the "Viking connection"

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