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Appalachian Dialect

Appalachian Vocabulary Test 158

It’s time for this month’s Appalachian Vocabulary Test. I’m sharing a few videos to let you hear the words and phrases. To start the videos click on them. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tipper (@blindpigandacorn) 1. Atwixt: between; halfway. “Brasstown is atwixt Murphy and Hayesville.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tipper (@blindpigandacorn) 2. Ash hopper: a barrel or similar container in which ashes are collected to produce lye for soap making. “Chatter is…

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Appalachian Food

Mustard?

I’m not a huge fan of mustard. I like to eat it with french fries sometimes and that’s about it.…

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Music

Cluck Old Hen

Blind Pig reader Larry Griffith (AWGRIFF) is fighting prostate cancer and feeling pretty puny. Please remember him in your prayers.…

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Overheard

Overheard

“I’ve not got a dust of flour! I don’t know what I’m a gonna do.” Last night’s video: Alex Stewart…

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Appalachia

Glorious Shade

The Deer Hunter enjoying the shade The older I get the more I appreciate shade. Thankfully I live in a…