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Dowtcha Boy!

An Anthology Of Cork Slang

by Morty McCarthy

  • 333 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Collins Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slang & jargon,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • English,
  • Language,
  • Ireland,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8768317M
    ISBN 101903464684
    ISBN 109781903464687

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This book, however, is a celebration of Cork’s uniqueness and more particularly a celebration of its language. Cork is the second city of Ireland, situated near the south coast.

It's a city that has never suffered from ‘second city syndrome’ because its citizens firmly believe it. The book developed from one man's love of Cork's unique language. Long before The Langer catapulted Cork slang into national awareness, Morty McCarthy went on a mission to record Cork's quirky words and expressions Dowtcha Boy!

book "Becoming familiar with Cork lingo isn't easy but Dowtcha Boy aims to make the reader 'crabbit' (cute, wise to) with little effort/5(5). Becoming familiar with Cork lingo isn't easy but Dowtcha Boy aims to make the reader 'crabbit' (cute, wise to) with little effort.

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Buy Dowtcha Boy by Morty McCarthy from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: 2nd Revised Edition. Dowtcha Boy took over five years to write and research.

Morty spent his time walking the streets and sitting in the pubs of Cork listening and speaking to the people. The book came out in November and it provides a valuable written recording of how Cork people speak.

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Buy Dowtcha Boy: An Anthology of Cork Slang by Morty McCarthy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 5/5(1). An awful puss: A sulky face.

An article: A person, sometimes a filthy article. Gobsh*te: Used across all Irish counties, gobsh*te is our own special term for a fool or an idiot. Latchico: For some, this is the definitive Cork slong slang. Its origins are debated (but most likely dirty). Regardless get called a latchico and you need to take a long hard look in the mirror.

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The film Author: Jonathan Trigell. Dowtcha Boy. - An Anthology of Cork Slang Becoming familiar with Cork lingo isn’t easy but Dowtcha Boy aims to make the reader ‘crabbit’ (cute, wis.

Becoming familiar with Cork lingo isn't easy but Dowtcha Boy aims to make the reader 'crabbit' (cute, wise to) with little effort.

It's 'simple out', like. The book developed from one man's love of Cork's unique language. The Dowtcha Youth Ensemble was established in and is a group for young theatre makers (between the age of 12 and 23) who have an interest in puppetry.

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