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More Labrador in the Dictionary of Newfoundland English!

It has been quite a year here at the English Language Research Centre. Work has been progressing steadily on the Dictionary of Newfoundland English (DNE) Word-file Digitization Project; of the 72 drawers of word-files, we have 4 drawers in progress … Continue reading

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New issue of Regional Language Studies (No. 25)

Regional Language Studies…Newfoundland was established by William J. Kirwin in 1968. This issue marks the 25th number of RLS and the English Language Research Centre wanted to do something special to celebrate. Though over the years RLS has featured a … Continue reading

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Slowcomes & Shags: Nicknames in the DNE

While the snow continues to pile up on the streets and sidewalks and the long and hungry month of March approaches, beat the winter blues by taking a minute away from the day-to-day to find a little humor in the … Continue reading

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Twig featured on CBC radio

On Wednesday February 29th, Twig author Suzanne Power was interviewed on CBC radio Labrador Morning about the most recent Twig entry all about alcohol and liquor in the DNE. To listen to the interview, click here.

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