The US island that speaks Elizabethan English

I'd never been called a dingbatter until I went to Ocracoke for the first time. I've spent a good part of my life in North Carolina, but I'm still learning how to speak the ‘Hoi Toider’ brogue. The people here just have their own way of speaking: it's like someone took Elizabethan English, sprinkled in [...]

By |2019-07-06T15:51:18+00:00July 6th, 2019|English language, Ocracoke|0 Comments