Discussion in 'The Lamp and Sandbag II - The Tall Story Strikes B' started by l/cpl_blowhard, Jul 20, 2006.
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what a rich and vibrant culture the geordies have , wah!
Funnily enough while this place appeared to me to be down yesterday lunchtime, I was browsing this website:
of the Durham & Tyneside Dialect Group
There is special mention coverage of "Geordie" (includes Jordy), "Mackem" and "Pitmatic".
According to the link to Geordie:
Whereas according to the link to Pitmatic:
Hmm The Times, 1885 or "Larn Yersel Geordie", 1968 for credibility?
Geordie & proud of it. Born in Willington Quay. Not one of your pikey drossers from Northumberland here - born on the banks of the Tyne.
I thought Toonie had faded away? Oh - blowhard - pray tell us of your ethnic origin?
You want to discuss any of the above bonny lad? Take your pick. Maybe add 'Why Geordies are superior in every respect to yer Soft Southern Shandy Drinking Morris Dancing Ponces'?
For the rest of Gods Chosen People reading this - here - http://www.newcastlestuff.com/
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