Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

Slingin’ sports slang can cause confusion in conversation

Language is a funny thing. I’ve always been fascinated how different people from different parts developed their own sounds and ways of communicating. Equally as intriguing to me are the different dialects of each language. There was a time in my life where I thought I only knew how to speak one language. However after I signed on to be the sports writer for the Clay County Progress, I found I am bilingual. I also speak sports.

For the full e-edition and exclusive web content, subscribe today.

 

By Travis Dockery / Sports writer / sports@claycountyprogress.com

Clay County Progress

Mailing Address: PO Box 483, Hayesville, NC 28904
Physical Address: 43 Main Street, Hayesville, NC 28904
Phone: 828-389-8431
Fax: 828-389-9997