17 words and phrases you would only ever hear in Nottinghamshire

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There are many things to be proud of about being from Notts, the local dialect being one of them.

Here are a few words and phrases you would only ever hear in Nottinghamshire...

Am om: I’m back home

Brahn: Brown

Cob: Bread roll

Ez ee sed owt? Did he say anything?

Gerrit dern yer: Eat it

Gerrof om: Go home

Gerrum yersen: Help yourself

Innit cowd: Isn’t it cold

Tabs: Ears

Tahn: Town

Tarar duck: Goodbye

Taytuzz: Potatoes

Tint: It isn’t

Ussens: Ourselves

Watter: Water

Yowl gerrover it: You’ll recover

Yyup midduck: Hello

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