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ao'i Aylburton Bell's Bristol Channel Christian Malford common consonant da'i dha't dhat dhee dhi's dhii dialect diet diphthong district dliB draqk'n English euphonic Glossary glossic heard hence King's Lynn laaf labialised letter lit'l marked Miss native Norse observed omitted phonetic pron pronounced pronunciation rect reverted Sawtry says shew shii sound speech syllable tAAk thou thruu Tilshead tjap tongue trilled unem usual vowel vrom weei wEsh Wessex West Stratton Whitelands words written
Page 17 - 1 Rosalind. Well, this is the forest of Arden. Touchstone. Ay, now am I in Arden ; the more fool I : when I •was at home I was in a better place ; but travellers must be
Page 734 - Till roof & rafters a' did diri.— 124 Coffins stood round, like open presses, That shaw'd the Dead in their last dresses ; And by some devilish
Page 734 - Five scymitars wi' murder crusted ; 136 A garter which a babe had strangled ; A knife a father's throat had mangled,
Page 731 - our sulky, sullen dame, 10 Gathering her brows like gathering storm, Nursing her wrath to keep it wann.—
Page 735 - But here my Muse her wing maun cour, Sic flights are far beyond her power ; 180 To sing, how Nannie lap
Page viii - PERIOD TO THE EXISTING RECEIVED AND DIALECTAL FORMS, WITH A SYSTEMATIC NOTATION OF SPOKEN SOUNDS BY MEANS OF THE ORDINARY PRINTING TYPES. INCLUDING A RE-ARRANGEMENT OF PROF.
Page 738 - white, then melts for ever. The editions read : Or like the snow-falls in the river A moment white, then melts for ever, in which case the plural subject
Page 732 - bloom is shed ; 60 Or like the snow, falls in the river, A moment white, then melts for ever
Page 14 - so queer and squeaking, and I would trust him to speak the truth any day, aye, I would. (6.) And the old woman herself will tell any of you that laugh now, and tell you straight off, too, without much bother, if you will only ask her, oh ! won't she ?— (7.) leastways she told