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Kingstoon Jafaika

by | 4th, July 2006

“JAFAICAN is wiping out inner-city English accents.” So ran the Mail headline back in April this year.

The news was that in a desperate bid to look exotic and cool, white yoof were loping round the streets of London and conversing in a Cockney patois.

But now the Mail brings us the story of Lynda Walker, a 60-year-old retired administrator from Newcastle.

Lynda had a minor stoke. He voice was affected. And when it started to return, Lynda was surprised at what she heard.

Speech therapist Frauke Buerk, who treated

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