The Scots Language Debate at the Pairliament – video

Celebrating Burns and the Scots Language The Deputy Presiding Officer (Linda Fabiani):

Happy Burns day, everyone. I am pleased to say that the next item of business is a members’ business debate on motion S5M-03351, in the name of Emma Harper, on celebrating Burns and the Scots language. The debate will be concluded without any […]

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A’m awa tae the pairliament – A’v inspirit the Scots language debate!

Please ask your MSP to support my Motion Celebrating Burns & the Scots Language @billykayscot @RobertBurnsFed @RobertBurnsNTS @scotslanguage pic.twitter.com/EtSBWfuKVB

— Emma Harper, MSP (@EmmaSNPHarper) January 13, 2017

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Emma Harper MSP’s motion on the Scots Language.

Ma vyce on Omniglot’s Usefae Scots Phrases site!

A yaised Simon Ager’s Omniglot site awa back in ma unnergrad degree when makin a Swahili text tae speech generator oot o ane this wis built fir Spanish text tae speech.  A’v stern in ma een fir tae edit an record the Usefae Phrases in Scots!  Check them oot here!

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The Scots Tongue: The Future’s Oors. The episode wi me in it!

The Future’s Oors The Scots Tongue Episode 7 of 7 In the census of 2011, over 1.5 million Scots revealed that the Scots language was an important part of their national identity. Here, Billy Kay interviews language activists who worked to get the question on the census, who pioneered the acceptance of Scots in education […]

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Billy Kay’s Cless Radio Documentar: “The Scots Tongue” Sterts The day!

The renew o the Series fae Billy Kay o Scots: The Mither Tongue fame sterts the day.  A’ll feature in the ae new episode, bit follae the hale series fae pairt wan here!

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Bella Caledonia – Twa projects A’m pairt o at the Fringe

 

O is for Hoolet by Ishbel McFarlene explores whit Scots is the day. She ettles tae gie the audience an innin tae the leid fae ilka airt, includin fae ootside, quotin fae academics, fae inside, quotin fae Burns, an fae doonwards, quotin fae hersel as a bairn. Ishbel says Hoolet’s “aboot Scots at […]

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‘O’ is for hoolet in the Glencairn Gazette

The Scots Tongue – Radio Documentary BBC

Billy Kay, author o Scots:The Mither Tongue recordit the classic Radio series The Scots Tongue fir BBC Radio4 and BBC Radio Scotland.  He’s updatin the documentary fir broadcast later this year an interviewit masel the day fir the new episode!

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Daily Record – It’s McManga

http://www.scotlandnow.dailyrecord.co.uk/lifestyle/heritage/its-mcmanga-japanese-comic-translated-7809566

It’s McManga as Japanese comic translated into Scots patter 13:19, 22 Apr 2016 Updated 13:23, 22 Apr 2016 BySam Durkin In the picture book “Gie ma regairds tae Jock Dhu”, characters retain their Oriental names but their patter is unmistakably Scottish. 62 shares

Pages from the manga style Gie ma regairds tae Jock […]

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