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Where you from?

Discussion in 'Ask A Question' started by Emma23, May 7, 2014.

  1. Opalshards

    Opalshards Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi I am June. Originally from Manchester I have lived in the Riviera of the North lol. (Blackpool) for the last 44 years. The right side of the Pennines @Diddly . Lol.
     
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  2. Emma_P23

    Emma_P23 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi. I'm Emma and I'm from Walsall. (Near Birmingham) and I have the terrible West Midlands accent! lol.


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  3. Emma23

    Emma23 Type 1 · Active Member

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    Emma23 Type 1 · Active Member

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    Oh diddly, well if you ever need a chat im here! Hope things are looking up now! I wanna test you on Yorkshire slang pet! Xxx


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  5. Emma23

    Emma23 Type 1 · Active Member

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    ‘Ear all, see all, say nowt. Eat all, sup all, pay nowt. And if ever thou does owt fer nowt – allus do it fer thissen'

    Shoulda been a Yorkshire lass


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  6. AndyS

    AndyS Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    <-- Andy currently in Cambridge but originally from South Africa via a whole bunch of other places.
     
  7. Emma23

    Emma23 Type 1 · Active Member

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    Wow a lot of travellers on here! Haha proper country bumpkin and I have moved from one village to another just down the road :) andy has moved from country to country! So envious :)


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  8. AndyS

    AndyS Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    International moves are vastly overrated. Though having 2 different passports can have its benefits
     
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    Heathenlass Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi, I'm Signy , from deepest darkest Rural Northumberland :-D So have a Northumbrian accent ( different to Geordie ! )

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  10. Diddly

    Diddly Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Ha ha. Apen thee cud bi local!! Lol

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  11. Jaylee

    Jaylee Type 1 · Moderator
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    Hi Emma, my accent is shockingly bad.. My younger sister & I have West Country accents. Where as my two older sisters are more West Midlands...
    Here is a sample..
     
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    novorapidboi26 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    James from Glasgow, Scotland.....:)
     
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  13. Kat100

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    Hello, from Norfolk , well I have been here a lot of years .....think I lived here in my past life !!!!!

    But I come from Warwickshire, Stratford on Avon ....
     
  14. Emma23

    Emma23 Type 1 · Active Member

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    Jaylee I love your accent! Plus you're iron maiden top in the clip :)

    Love to hear where people are from!!


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  15. Emma23

    Emma23 Type 1 · Active Member

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    I'm a nova rapid girl!


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  16. Bluetit1802

    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Legend

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    I was born and bred in Blackpool, a true Sandgrownun. Still living in Lancashire, defo the right side of the Pennines. ;)
     
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    I was born In Manchester, but live in Hampshire with the beautiful countryside on the doorstep :-D
     
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    Weens12 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Ah'm a Weegie tae!
     
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    I class myself as Scottish through and through, as my dear old dad is from Gallowgate and my mum from Lochwinnoch.:-D
     
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    I swore I would never use this term but, LOL!
     
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