"Boontling" Language Dying in Norther...

"Boontling" Language Dying in Northern California Town

There are 6 comments on the NBC New York story from Sep 14, 2013, titled "Boontling" Language Dying in Northern California Town. In it, NBC New York reports that:

If you're driving in the tiny town of Boonville, Calif. - a 115-mile drive from San Francisco - and hear expressions like "Ilden pike to the chilgoory nook," you better grab a dictionary, because you're bound to get lost in the translation.

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raja

Ashburn, VA

#1 Sep 14, 2013
mujhae chodna hay
Parden Pard

Nazareth, PA

#2 Sep 14, 2013
Zorda lyk mah tra yar ole speeka.(gatt yar stnkiee teenee paws ov dee reemoot,ya teenee bastard)..

“Facts”

Level 5

Since: May 08

Location hidden

#3 Sep 14, 2013
Horn of Zeez please
Offbeat Historian

Downers Grove, IL

#4 Sep 14, 2013
Tally Ho is a language that no one understands.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Chicago, IL

#5 Sep 14, 2013
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#6 Sep 15, 2013
Kind of like the loss of the dodo...
Significant yet without real importance...

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