Black Country & Brummie accents and dialects

Introduction to Black Country & Brummie.

The city of Birmingham and the region known as The Black Country are located in the West Midlands of England.
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The Origins of the Black Country Dialect

‘Ow bist yow ? : The Origins of the Black Country Dialect

Of all the dialects in England, the Black Country dialect has the highest percentage of vocabulary descending directly from Anglo-Saxon …
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A look at some typical Black Country pronounciations

They’m Bostin, They Am ! : A look at some typical Black Country pronounciations.

Ask someone from outside the Black Country for some distinctive Black Country sayings and most likely they would include …..
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West Midlands accents in medieval documents

West Midlands accents in medieval documents.

This article comprises a set of videos, which demonstrate how it’s possible to discern West Midlands accents in …..
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