15 old Sheffield words and phrases that are in danger of dying out (Photo:Shutterstock)

15 old Sheffield words and phrases that are in danger of dying out

The Arctic Monkeys helped bring back “Mardy” but there are many more traditional slang terms that are less well known

Friday, 27th November 2020, 2:03 pm

Sheffield and the surrounding areas have developed a unique dialect over hundreds of years, but many phrases that were once common-place are now seldom heard in the city’s streets. Here are 15 old words and phrases that are in danger of dying out in the city.

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