Re: Dialects

From: Stephen Watson (stephen@kerofin.demon.co.uk)
Date: Wed 05 Feb 1997 - 11:47:19 EET


In message <199702050224.CAA24628@erzo.org>
          David Weihe <weihe@gsidanet.danet.com> wrote:

> > From: Stephen Watson <stephen@kerofin.demon.co.uk>
> > I play the Heortlanders as Geordies. Their comprehensibility varies
> > depending on how well they want the Sartarites to understand them. It
> > all started when I based an uroxi on Oz.
>
> What are Geordies, may we ask?

Inhabitants of north east England, specifically Newcastle but
Northumberland in general. The local dialect was heavily influenced by
vikings. "Am ganning yem".

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Stephen Watson
stephen@kerofin.demon.co.uk
http://www.kerofin.demon.co.uk/ - Glorantha & RISC OS

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