Story Bud

Like most people I’ve always thought I had a very neutral accent, so it was only when I moved to Dublin for college that I discovered that I pronounced some words with a very strong Wexford twist.  I now say “one” instead of “wan” but after years living in Dublin I still can’t bring myself to pronounce “horse” as “hoarse”.

Jenny Keogh is making a series of videos celebrating Irish accents sayings and slang – Story Bud features Dublin and she is currently running a Fundit campaign to raise funds to make a feature covering the whole country – you can see a little sneak peek here:

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