The Rock was the Rock before the Rock, b’y Shownotes

The Vocal Fries Podcast

Date: November 11, 2018

Episode: 33

Title: The Rock was the Rock before the Rock, b’y

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In this episode of the Vocal Fries, Carrie and Megan talk with Tracy O’Brien, literature PhD student at the University of Toronto, about all things Newfoundland. Yes b’y.

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In this episode, we discuss:

  • Newfoundland English
  • Brewis
  • Come from away
  • b’y
  • Anti-Newfoundland bias

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