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Sheffield dialect.

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Published by Chaloner in Sheffield .
Written in English


  • English language -- Dialects -- England -- Sheffield

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The Physical Object
Pagination283 p.
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19368673M

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Everything you need to know about Sheffield slang. So, you've come over to Sheffield and realised we speak some sort of weird language and haven't got a clue what we're talking about. Well Author: Lauren Wilks.   Born and bred in Sheffield; lived in the city for 60 years. Many of the words/sayings are taken from the Sheffield dialect, others are from elsewhere in Yorkshire - personally I doubt the author is from Sheffield (Despite the book indicating otherwise)/5. The Yorkshire dialect (also known as Broad Yorkshire, Tyke, Yorkie or Yorkshire English) is an English dialect of Northern England spoken in the English county of Yorkshire. The dialect has roots in Old English and is influenced by Old Yorkshire Dialect Society exists to promote use of the dialect in both humour and in serious linguistics; there is also an East Riding Dialect ge family: Indo-European, . Sidney Oldall Addy's map, used to illustrate his book on the Sheffield dialect. Limb Brook is shown as Fenny Brook. The Ringinglow Inn is now known as the Norfolk Arms. The brook has long been used as a source of power for local industry; remains of water-powered mills used variously for smelting lead and grinding corn can be seen at.

To an outsider, the dialect and slang of Sheffield may sound alien - get to know it, though, and you'll learn to love its poetic beauty. Here are some phrases you'll only hear in Sheffield. "Ey up"Author: i Team. The Sheffield dialect has numerous shortenings to its words and phrases. Towns that surround Sheffield such as Barnsley, Chesterfield and Doncaster nicknamed the residents of Sheffield 'dee-dars'. This is because Sheffielders' are famously known to use the sound of .   The Sheffield dialect by Abel Bywater; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Dialects, English language, Languages; Places: England.   The Sheffield dialect by Bywater, Abel. Publication date Topics English language Publisher Sheffield: Chaloner Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English. Dialogues in the Sheffield dialect Notes. Narrow margins. Addeddate Call number Pages: