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Yorkshire Dialect Society, founded 1897, history and aims.

Wilfrid J. Halliday

Yorkshire Dialect Society, founded 1897, history and aims.

by Wilfrid J. Halliday

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Published by Titus Wilson in Kendal .
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Yorkshire Dialect Society, founded 1897, history and aims by Wilfrid J. Halliday Download PDF EPUB FB2

Humber-Lune Line Even allowing for the boundary changes ofYorkshire is still England’s biggest county. As you might expect, there is no single Yorkshire Dialect but, rather, a variety of speech patterns across the region. What passes for “Yorkshire” in most people’s imagination is, in fact, the dialect of the heavily industrialized West Riding William was a member of the Yorkshire Dialect Society (founded ) and held the position of Honorary Secretary and Treasurer throughout the s.

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For five years, from toI edited the Cambridge University Press journal English ://   YORKSHIRE Historically, the largest county of England, administered from the city of York, now the counties of East, West, and North Yorkshire, with some territory contributed to the county of name Yorkshire continues in informal use, however, for the area of the former founded 1897.

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