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Thread: One for the language geeks

  1. #1

    One for the language geeks

    ...and I count myself as one

    http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/...-toon-12917622


    (although according to the scruffy fuckers on wearyside it's only existed as a word post '92 )

  2. #2
    interesting

    the one thing they didn't say was that many old/anglo saxon words survived up here, but not in the rest of the country, was in part due to the isolation we had because of the pennines and cheviots forming a natural barrier keeping the rest of the country out, stopping us becoming tainted by those on the other side

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