WHAT DEW YEW KNOW?

EDP Norfolk - - THE MARDLER -

Each month Adam Ja­cot de Boinod, au­thor of

The Mean­ing of Tingo, poses a vo­cab­u­lary quiz from our lo­cal Nor­folk di­alect. Can you guess the cor­rect def­i­ni­tion from the fol­low­ing three op­tions for:

1) sosh

A) un­even, slant­ing

B) the jockey’s whip

C) a large play­ing marble

2) hig­gle

A) to walk with shoes nearly off the feet

B) to bar­gain or to ar­gue C) a greedy sponger

3) jam

A) a spur at­tached to the heel of a fight­ing cock B) to stamp on or to walk heav­ily

C) a small cav­ity in a rock

4) duzzy

A) high-spir­ited, proud B) more on one side than on the other, ill-bal­anced, shaky

C) silly, stupid

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