Friday, June 14th, 2013
If tha ‘appen to be visitin’ Leeds, or any other bita Yorkshire, one of first things that tha’d notice when tha stepped out onto’ street is accent ‘n’ dialect ov place.
Ovver past fifty year, the accent as bin enjoyed in buks, tele and adverts. One a reasons that people like it is because its used in’ media industry to highlight a sense of care ‘n’ trust.
Tetley Tea ‘n’ ‘ovis for example, often use ar accent for adverts and on’t radio; it’s even in Last a’ Summer wine!
If tha were to ‘ear this though (more…)