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Scottish Language Dictionaries' International Newsletter

Spring 2012

Our speciality is the Scots language and the aim of our International Newsletter is to spread the word about the resources we provide for everyone interested in Scotland's linguistic culture. In every issue you can read articles featuring particular Scots words, and about how Scots language manifests itself in modern Scotland.

In Issue 11:

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SLD News - 10 years old!
Scottish Language Dictionaries celebrates its tenth anniversary this year, and various events are planned... [more]

Curling

Scottish Sports: curling
As the UK prepares to host the Olympic Games, we take a look at a sport particularly associated with Scotland... [more]




Scots Word: slaister
Could you be described as a slaister? Elaine Webster investigates this word... [more]



Hill



Scottish Place-names: Dod
Alison Grant looks at Dod in Scottish place-names... [more]


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