Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
x Turn on thread page Beta
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    yer mam

    (thats Scottish chav for your mother :tea:)
    yer maw*
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by The Night King)
    yer maw*
    My family's from Edinburgh and we def say mam.
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    My family's from Edinburgh and we def say mam.
    Interesting. In glesga it’s maw
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    In Liverpool we say both (well, Mam and Ma) :laugh:
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by The Night King)
    Interesting. In glesga it’s maw
    I hear maw, I hear mam..I prefer to say mam.

    You're not even Scottish
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by gjd800)
    In Liverpool we say both (well, Mam and Ma) :laugh:
    :bigsmile: ye it's interchangeable ini lol
    • Political Ambassador
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by The Night King)
    Interesting. In glesga it’s maw
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    I hear maw, I hear mam..I prefer to say mam.

    You're not even Scottish
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    My family's from Edinburgh and we def say mam.
    My grandad's Glaswegian and says maw, FWIW.
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    I hear maw, I hear mam..I prefer to say mam.

    You're not even Scottish
    Mam reminds me too much of the american m’am lol

    So whit man. Doesn’t mean I canny speak like am fae glesga. (Well that’s where my hoose is tbh)
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by It's****ingWOODY)
    My grandad's Glaswegian and says maw, FWIW.
    Aye get it up ye Bang Outta Order :laugh:
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by It's****ingWOODY)
    My grandad's Glaswegian and says maw, FWIW.
    old people say the darnedest things

    I hear and say mam, why is this even happening :indiff:
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by The Night King)
    Aye get it up ye Bang Outta Order :laugh:
    It's****ingWOODY isn't the voice of Scotland and doesn't dictate who says what bro. Many Scottish people say mam and you know it.
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    mam mam mam mam mam :beer:
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    It's****ingWOODY isn't the voice of Scotland and doesn't dictate who says what bro. Many Scottish people say mam and you know it.
    I couldn’t care less tbh. Maw, mam...or m’am(lol) I’m just bored af
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by The Night King)
    I couldn’t care less tbh. Maw, mam...or m’am(lol) I’m just bored af
    k. I'd suggest sleeping. Sleeping cures all. Pain, hunger, drunk, boredom..
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    22
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    k. I'd suggest sleeping. Sleeping cures all. Pain, hunger, drunk, boredom..
    Too early for that man. Gonna watch some Prison break
    Online

    19
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    It's****ingWOODY isn't the voice of Scotland and doesn't dictate who says what bro. Many Scottish people say mam and you know it.
    And here's me thinking mam was just a Welsh term...
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Know Your Enemy)
    And here's me thinking mam was just a Welsh term...
    There's Scottish people in Wales. I mean go to Edinburgh, you'll hear mam..never thought Id have to justify a very old three letter word but ey oh it's tsr..
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Know Your Enemy)
    And here's me thinking mam was just a Welsh term...
    here's a good one: write how you'd pronounce Edinburgh...:holmes::smug:
    Online

    19
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Bang Outta Order)
    here's a good one: write how you'd pronounce Edinburgh...:holmes::smug:
    Ed-in-bruh is how I pronounce it.
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
    Offline

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Know Your Enemy)
    Ed-in-bruh is how I pronounce it.
    you win :yay: *throws raw rice in your eyes* how does it feel to be a winner?
 
 
 
Poll
Do you agree with the proposed ban on plastic straws and cotton buds?
Useful resources
AtCTs

Ask the Community Team

Got a question about the site content or our moderation? Ask here.

Welcome Lounge

Welcome Lounge

We're a friendly bunch. Post here if you're new to TSR.

Groups associated with this forum:

View associated groups

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.