Posted: Apr 01, 2019 1:35 am
by romansh
don't get me started wrote:I came across this dialect quiz.
It's really good and located me pretty accurately. (South West Scotland, North Cumbria and the North East. All places I lived when I was growing up.)

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/02/15/upshot/british-irish-dialect-quiz.html

It was well nostalgic to read the word that was common for one's girlfriend when I was at school...Mot. :)


Well having been out of the country close to forty years … I had to do the 96 question version to get it about right.
West Midlands yeah.

But my wife's London habits must have influenced me.

Where's Professor Higgins?