Can you understand Cornish slang?

Trying to get through a conversation with a local in Cornwall can be a little confusing if you don’t know your ‘maids’ from your ‘shags’ and your ‘wassons’ from your ‘geddons.’ 

With so many quirky, unofficial words and phrases, we’ve picked out our favourite and most commonly used terms – so you’ll be speaking fluent Cornish in no time!

1. Click to read