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Norfolk Dialect

Norfolk Dialect

Louise Maskill

A selection of words and anecdotes from Norfolk. Ever wondered what your grandmother meant when she said she'd heard a jilly-hooter? Or are you off to watch the camping on the pightle? Don't be late,or you'll get a right old mobben.

This book will help you under-stand the unique and ancient Norfolk dialect and have you talking like a native in no time. It starts with a dictionary to help you develop an altogether new vocabulary, and you can test your understanding with the quirky one-liners that Louise has selected from a variety of sources.

As your confidence grows you can progress to longer tales and anecdotes, all chosen to illustrate different aspects of the delightful Norfolk dialect as spoken by the locals in days gone by. Learn about money-grabbing lawyers, sporting rivalries, snapdragons and Jack Valentine, and develop your skills as you go! 80 pages.

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