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Newcastle Libraries

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We have transferred images from the Tyneside LIfe and Times collection onto Flickr. This includes over 6500 historical images of Newcastle upon Tyne and surrounding areas. Keep up to date with our...
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Fabulous collection of images of Newcastle upon Tyne from Newcastle Libraries local studies collection.

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Just for fun! - Geordie Guide - Library Guides at Newcastle University

Just for fun! - Geordie Guide - Library Guides at Newcastle University | The Geordie Perspective | Scoop.it
Noo tha yoor heor at The Toon University yee might want te knaa a bit more aboot Geordies an stuff
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The Robinson Library's Geordie Guide for those new to the Library, the University and the City.

 

 

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Why Geordie is Hard to Understand

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Of the many wonderful sections of the British Library site, one of my favorites is this fabulous dissection of the Geordie dialect of English (i.e. the dialect spoken in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne).  It p...
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Includes a lovely YouTube monologue by Newcastle humorist Gary Hogg.

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Geordie dialect

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Case study -  Geordie: A regional dialect of English

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Nice concise guide to the Geordie dialect from the British Library, Sounds Familiar? topic.

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Talk of the Toon | NE Dialects

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A very informative introduction to North East dialects, not just 'Geordie'.

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How to Talk Like a Geordie

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The Geordie dialect is heard in northeast England in the communities around the River Tyne (Tyneside), such as Newcastle and Gateshead. Celebrities like Eric Idle (of Monty Python), Sting, Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran), singer Cheryl...
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A snapshot of the Geordie language « Newcastle Libraries

A snapshot of the Geordie language « Newcastle Libraries | The Geordie Perspective | Scoop.it
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Lovely word cloud of Geordie terms.

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We have transferred images from the Tyneside LIfe and Times collection onto Flickr. This includes over 6500 historical images of Newcastle upon Tyne and surrounding areas. Keep up to date with our...
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Fabulous collection of images of Newcastle upon Tyne from Newcastle Libraries local studies collection.

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Handy Geordie Phrases

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NewsLink - Press Office - Newcastle University

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Dr Francis Jones, a senior lecturer in translation studies in the School of Modern Languages, at Newcastle University won an award for his poignant translation of a 14th century Dutch poem into Geordie dialect.

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BBC - Tyne - Places - Speaking Geordie

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Born and bred Geordie Carol Cooke gives us her take on the local lingo. Plus have a go at speaking it yourself with our sample phrases and audio guide.
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