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Berlin Dictionary | Only in New England

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

As a native of Berlin, New Hampshire, Rachelle Beaudoin knows the difference between fesses and foufounes. She jokes... Read More »

How to Pronounce “Scallop” │ New England Dialect

6 votes, 3.33 avg. rating (68% score)

Real New Englanders know how to pronounce scallop and know to be wary of people who say “skal-lup.”... Read More »

Swamp Yankees | What’s in a Name?

Swamp Yankees | What’s in a Name?

9 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (73% score)

There are a number of theories as to the origin of the term “Swamp Yankees.” However, the correct... Read More »

The Long-Dead Native Language Wopânâak is Revived

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Kuweeqâhsun … This was the first word that Jessie Little Doe Baird spoke to her daughter, Mae, the... Read More »

What a Difference a Word Makes

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During the last several months, I’ve been proofreading some of the copy for advertisements, newsletters, and Yankee stories. This... Read More »



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