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What on Earth is Wenglish?

How well can you speak and understand ‘Wenglish’? No that is not Welsh, the oldest language in Europe, it’s the fusion between Welsh and English and the way we Welsh people phrase our words. Every area of Britain has a distinct speech pattern, but no where is this more entertaining than in Wales. Try these for instance:
Where’s it to? - Meaning ‘Where is it’?
Come by yer – Meaning ‘Come here’
Oh I could eat him – Meaning ‘What a lovely little baby boy’
Have you encountered similar ‘strange’ statements that we make here in Wales, if so, let us know below......