A Newfoundland Language Lesson with Mark Critch and Candice Walsh

I’ve visited Newfoundland twice and still can’t quite grasp this accent / language of theirs. On my last trip I asked two friends of mine Mark Critch a famous Canadian Comedian and Actor known for his hilarious portrayal of various Canadian Politicians and other characters on the TV show This Hour Has 22 Minutes and famous Newfoundlander and Travel Blogger Candice Walsh of www.CandiceDoesTheWorld.com.

I hope you enjoy and stay tuned for more new videos from Travel Yourself!

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    Mike C
    July 4, 2011 at 4:44 am

    Sounds like a mix of Irish and Scottish. Can’t wait to get out there and practise my own unique accent on Canadians.

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    jade
    May 5, 2011 at 7:14 am

    Love this! Too funny!

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    Cailin
    May 2, 2011 at 3:07 am

    @ Corbin I’m glad you enjoyed it ! :)

    @Alouise I didn’t realize either but its pretty cool to learn about it :)

    @Ciara it does sound slightly irish but I can tell you it sounds like its own language too and I could pick it out of a crowd any where :)

    @Eric glad we could entertain! :)

    @Jennifer it is the kind of video you have to listen to at least twice hahaha I imagine Glasgow would be even harder to understand!

    @Abby She was starstuck I tell you! :) next time we meet up I will try to teach you a bit! haha

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    Abby
    May 2, 2011 at 1:21 am

    Omg. First, I never thought I’d witness Candice be at a loss for words! This was brilliant. Ridiculously funny!! Alas, I don’t thing I learned a thing…

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    Jennifer
    May 1, 2011 at 11:58 pm

    I love this, it’s great. I was just listening to a video out of Glasgow, and had a similar reaction WHAT did I just hear? :)

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    Erica
    April 29, 2011 at 10:42 pm

    This is freaking HILARIOUS! LOVE!

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    A LIVE Newfoundland Language Lesson: With Comedian Mark Critch
    April 27, 2011 at 4:27 pm

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    Ciara
    April 27, 2011 at 1:32 pm

    Sounds kinda like an Irish accent..ha

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    Alouise
    April 26, 2011 at 5:26 pm

    I gotta admit I could only understand about a third of what was said in the beginning. Hilarious video. I didn’t know there were so many variations of the Newfoundland accent.

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    Corbin
    April 26, 2011 at 4:58 pm

    Hahaha, I watched this in class. Wow, was getting some wicked glares for chewing my fist trying to keep from laughing. Awesome! Great works gals.

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