"I try to make sense of things, which is why, I guess, I believe in destiny. There must be a reason that I am as I am. There must be." - Robin Williams -
The Scottish Dialect Translator
Here's why I never understood what Scottish people were trying to tell me, even though I'm no dobber. Anyway, this is pure dead brilliant.
Writing Accents with Milo Thatch
Accents are essential for worldbuilding, can make a very defining trait for characters, and are just part of making your book more realistic. I have been fascinated with accents since I was a child and I've been imitating them for years to the amusement of even some of the native speakers. But accents are also tricky to write. You don't want to butcher an accent and disrespect the speaker or sound inauthentic, or sometimes you want to write an accent and you just have no idea how to start…
Scottish Souvenirs: 15 Authentic Scottish Things to Buy in Edinburgh
When in Edinburgh, you would definitely want to procure something memorable and distinctly Scottish to keep as a souvenir. This Edinburgh shopping guide presents 16 ideas of what might serve this purpose just well.
The term on this list I've come across the most in reading and show's I've watched is bonnie. It says it means 'beautiful' which is true but I've also seen that it also serves as a response, usually meaning good, or great. I also think it's interesting that their term for dinner is tea.
10 of the most beautiful Scottish words that will make you smile
SCOTS are famous all over for their love and skillful use of language. We take a look at some of our favourite Scots words.
Love Of My Heart, Irish Print, Irish Language Prints, Irish Saying, Engagement Gift, Wedding Gift, Anniversary Gift, Made in Ireland
'Mo chuisle mo chroí' - The beat or the love of my heart Part of our range of Irish prints, this is a beautiful Irish way to describe someone you love dearly. Used by a parent when speaking to their child or sometimes between couples. It literally translates as 'my pulse' or 'the beat of my heart'. Available Sizes: • SMALL 148mm x 210mm (A5 size) / 5.83 x 8.27 inches • MEDIUM 210mm x 297mm (A4 size) / 8.27 x 11.69 inches • LARGE 297mm x 410mm (A3 size) / 11.69 x 16.53 inches Printed on a…
My 10th favorite for the birthday giraffe
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