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The 10 phrases you'll only hear in Leeds

Every major city is awash with its own little ways, and in Leeds, that is no different, especially when it comes to language.

Take a stroll through some of the phrases that make Leeds the finest city in the world:

Translation: Thats fantastic'Oh yes. Some of the more hardcore locals love Leeds so much they regularly use it as a positive adjective. Hows your day going? Pretty Leeds, ta. Only really used by the most Leeds of Leeds folk

1. Thats Leeds is that

Translation: Thats fantastic'Oh yes. Some of the more hardcore locals love Leeds so much they regularly use it as a positive adjective. Hows your day going? Pretty Leeds, ta. Only really used by the most Leeds of Leeds folk
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Translation: Hello, chum'A fairly recent Leeds-ism, keka has infiltrated the tried and tested holy trinity of mate, pal and lad, routinely used by one Leeds male to address another.

2. Ey up keka

Translation: Hello, chum'A fairly recent Leeds-ism, keka has infiltrated the tried and tested holy trinity of mate, pal and lad, routinely used by one Leeds male to address another.
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Translation: I am a supporter of the Leeds United football team'No Leeds night out is complete without a group of inebriated folk singing this popular football chant with absolutely no regard for either pitch or tune.

3. 'Marching On Together'

Translation: I am a supporter of the Leeds United football team'No Leeds night out is complete without a group of inebriated folk singing this popular football chant with absolutely no regard for either pitch or tune.
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Translation: Congratulations on completing your voyage to Yorkshire'Maybe not specific to Leeds as much as its a broad Yorkshire-ism, but referring to our home county as Gods county is a right passed down to Yorkshiremen.

4. 'Welcome to Gods own county

Translation: Congratulations on completing your voyage to Yorkshire'Maybe not specific to Leeds as much as its a broad Yorkshire-ism, but referring to our home county as Gods county is a right passed down to Yorkshiremen.
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