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N E W C A S T L E
Where is Newcastle?
<ul><li>Newcastle is in the North East of England, near Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>300,000 people live in Newcastle City....
Newcastle is famous for... Its seven bridges The Angel of the North Football! Its architecture
The Blaydon Races <ul><li>The Blaydon Races takes place every year in Newcastle.  </li></ul><ul><li>There is a song that t...
The route...
The start of the race
Geordie! <ul><li>Geordie is the name of the accent that people in Newcastle speak. </li></ul><ul><li>It is like another la...
Famous Geordies Cheryl   Cole Rowan Atkinson (Mr Bean!)
<ul><li>canny  </li></ul><ul><li>lads and lasses </li></ul><ul><li>hyem  </li></ul><ul><li>divvint </li></ul><ul><li>“ whe...
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Geordie

  1. 1. N E W C A S T L E
  2. 2. Where is Newcastle?
  3. 3. <ul><li>Newcastle is in the North East of England, near Scotland. </li></ul><ul><li>300,000 people live in Newcastle City. More than 1 million people live in the area. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Newcastle is famous for... Its seven bridges The Angel of the North Football! Its architecture
  5. 5. The Blaydon Races <ul><li>The Blaydon Races takes place every year in Newcastle. </li></ul><ul><li>There is a song that tells the story of the race. </li></ul>
  6. 6. The route...
  7. 7. The start of the race
  8. 8. Geordie! <ul><li>Geordie is the name of the accent that people in Newcastle speak. </li></ul><ul><li>It is like another language – it has its own words and expressions. </li></ul><ul><li>It can be very difficult to understand! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PrMaVjHS74 </li></ul>
  9. 9. Famous Geordies Cheryl Cole Rowan Atkinson (Mr Bean!)
  10. 10. <ul><li>canny </li></ul><ul><li>lads and lasses </li></ul><ul><li>hyem </li></ul><ul><li>divvint </li></ul><ul><li>“ whey aye man” </li></ul><ul><li>toon </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ the Toon” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>good, nice, </li></ul><ul><li>boys and girls </li></ul><ul><li>home </li></ul><ul><li>don’t </li></ul><ul><li>of course </li></ul><ul><li>Town </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Newcastle United </li></ul></ul>

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