Yo, Youse Guys Coming? - Part 1
What is it about the place where you live that affects the way that you talk? Take the word “bottle.”Continued ...
Do You Do The Dip? - Part 2
I’m told that dippy egg is a Pennsylvania term for over easy. Can this be true? Out-of-state readers, again, I beseech you: Do you not eat dippy eggs?Continued ...
Do You Do The Dip? - Part 1
GROWING UP IN PENNSYLVANIA you hear words that you assume are being spoken all around the country.Continued ...
March Winds Bring April Shar-ers - Part 2
This and that usually suffice for most people’s conversational needs, but many Pennsylvania Dutch folks like to help the words out with a here and a there.Continued ...
March Winds Bring April Shar-ers - Part 1
FEBRUARY, WITH ITS SHTIVERS, HAS ARRIVED, and soon March winds will be roaring over the hills and rattling your windows.Continued ...
- Yo, Youse Guys Coming? - Part 1