Theme: The West Midlands Dialect

  • The Proverbs of Alfred (c. mid 12th - mid 13th c)
  • Ancrene Wisse (c. 1220s-1240s)
  • Hali MeiĆ°had (c. first half of the 13th c)
  • Selections from the lyrics from Trinity College Cambridge, MS B.14.39
  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (c. mid 14th c)(forthcoming)

  • The West Midlands Dialect

    Here is a selection of texts that contain features of the West Midlands dialect area.