Words and Phrases
Dear kens!

“Dear kens!”

Meaning:

Goodness knows!

In Literature:

Excerpt from Tha Bunyip Wean by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Tha heid o a whalp, tha lugs o a coney,
tha legs o a kangaroo, oo!
Flïppers fit til fin’ lek slippy cowan kin
an a platypus tail – dear kens hoo!


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