Crack the COAL Region sound - Part 2
But the Coal Region lacks the rapid-fire gangster sound of the Bronx. You’ve got to drop your jaw when you hit certain vowels, and draw them out:Continued ...
Crack the COAL Region sound - Part 1
I can’t hear it. My husband laughs at my coal cracker accent, but for the life of me, I just can’t hear it. Say “curtain.” Now, if you heardContinued ...
"Stop ruching around, Levi.": and other Pennsylvania Dutch Phrases
"You're always falling over things; you're so doplich."Continued ...
Outen no turnoff: Part 2
Ask a Pennsylvania Dutch husband if he understands the complicated set of directionsContinued ...
Outen no turnoff: Part 1
PEOPLE MAKE FUN OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH FOR SAYING “OUTEN THE LIGHTS,”Continued ...
- Crack the COAL Region sound - Part 2