1940's accents?

Discussion in 'General' started by marcus69x, Nov 15, 2009.

  1. toki2

    toki2 Junior Member

    In Scots 'Heff' is an accustomed pasture.
     
  2. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    In English - heft is an accustomed pasture

    TD
     
  3. TriciaF

    TriciaF Junior Member

    The only dialect word I remember from those days is tup - a noun and a verb.
     
  4. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    Ha ha tup - another ovine word

    TD
     
  5. von Poop

    von Poop Adaministrator Admin

    CL1 and Owen like this.
  6. Shiny 9th

    Shiny 9th Member

    For a real idea of how men spoke the Calling Blighty series of films is a treasure. Check the posts on this site for links .Because they filmed men from all round the country you get a good spread of regional variation.
     

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