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Yorkshire Voices exhibition brings language to life

By Richard Michie

As the head office of Global Lingo is in Leeds, we’re very proud to be a member of the Yorkshire Dialect Society. So we

Yorkshire dialect finally recognised by Scrabble

By Richard Michie

Global Lingo are rejoicing this week due to the fantastic news that Scrabble has allowed a new handful of Yorkshire words

Defending the Yorkshire Dialect on TV

By Richard Michie

As part of Global Lingo’s crusade to defend the Yorkshire dialect, I appeared on Leeds Today, a news programme put together

Where there’s muck there’s brass

By Richard Michie

As part of Global Lingo’s crusade to defend the Yorkshire dialect, we’re posting a series of images which visualise

Transcribing and translating the Yorkshire dialect

By Richard Michie

As part of our campaign to promote the Yorkshire dialect we’ve done a little bit of radio. And as we like to practice what we

Defenders of the Yorkshire dialect

By Richard Michie

Maintaining endangered languages is of vital cultural importance. Every time one disappears the world gets a little less

Yorkshire no translation needed

By Richard Michie

The UK has many dialects of English from Cornish in the south to Scouse in Liverpool and Cockney in London to the Scottish

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