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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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Dialect Atlas of Newfoundland and Labrador Launch!

Please join us on Wednesday October 23rd for the launch of the Dialect Atlas of Newfoundland and Labrador. Reception to follow.  

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“Come on boy and have yer grog!”: Alcohol and liquor in the DNE

Although February is the shortest month, it can feel like one of the longest. With the fill-dyke (bad February weather) over, beyond the March horizon you can see spring coming like the faintest glimmer of light at the end of … Continue reading

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