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Scottish weather

Author: Christine Robinson; Eileen Finlayson
Publisher: Edinburgh : Black & White, 2008.
Series: Say it in Scots.
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The Scottish weather is rich in variety, full of lights and shades, drama, romance and beauty. We have snow in winter, sunshine in summer, strong winds in spring and autumn and all four seasons can happen in one day. But, at least when it rains, the Scots tongue has myriad words to cheer you up while you are getting drenched. In Scottish Weather, Chris Robinson and Eileen Finlayson take a tour of the country to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Terminology
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Robinson, Christine, 1947-
Scottish weather.
Edinburgh : Black & White, 2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Robinson; Eileen Finlayson
ISBN: 9781845028237 1845028236
OCLC Number: 881567764
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Contents; Say it in Scots; Introduction; 1 Rain and Hail; 2 Snow and Frost; 3 The Sky; 4 Wind and Storm; 5 The Seasons; 6 Forecasting the Weather; 7 Lore; Epilogue; Copyright.
Series Title: Say it in Scots.
Responsibility: Chris Robinson & Eileen Finlayson.

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The Scottish weather is rich in variety, full of lights and shades, drama, romance and beauty. We have snow in winter, sunshine in summer, strong winds in spring and autumn and all four seasons can happen in one day. But, at least when it rains, the Scots tongue has myriad words to cheer you up while you are getting drenched. In Scottish Weather, Chris Robinson and Eileen Finlayson take a tour of the country to discover how we describe our weather conditions from coast to country and town to city. The weather is a constant topic of conversation in all our communities so whether it's drei.

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