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XemaSab Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-11-07 02:12 PM
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52. Tip - dump
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  -Brit/American words - translations/phonetics. qwertyMike  Dec-10-07 11:14 PM   #0 
  - a few more:  Oregonian   Dec-10-07 11:25 PM   #1 
  - chav - street rat  Bucky   Dec-11-07 01:16 PM   #44 
     - I suggest Roger's Profanisaurus  musette_sf   Dec-11-07 04:25 PM   #69 
  - um,  Drum   Dec-10-07 11:26 PM   #2 
  - British: 'I'm terribly sorry to hear that, sir'  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-10-07 11:34 PM   #3 
  - How true!  Maraya1969   Dec-11-07 06:57 AM   #28 
  - See response #44 above  Bucky   Dec-11-07 01:18 PM   #46 
  - A couple I learned in Africa  mycritters2   Dec-10-07 11:38 PM   #4 
  - Are you sure you didn't learn those  zingaro   Dec-10-07 11:44 PM   #6 
     - Maybe I heard that song in Africa  mycritters2   Dec-10-07 11:46 PM   #7 
  - "You say 'erb' and we say 'herb'......."  Shakespeare   Dec-10-07 11:43 PM   #5 
  - More  qwertyMike   Dec-10-07 11:51 PM   #8 
  - Here, "knock me up" has a completely different meaning ...  Oregonian   Dec-11-07 03:55 PM   #65 
  - "Because there's a fuckin' H in it."  gmoney   Dec-10-07 11:53 PM   #9 
  - Sellotape - Scotch Tape  XemaSab   Dec-10-07 11:59 PM   #10 
  - Sellotape is a brand name.  billyskank   Dec-11-07 02:41 AM   #23 
     - Scotch tape's a brand name too  XemaSab   Dec-11-07 06:17 AM   #25 
  - One springs to mind  Mythsaje   Dec-11-07 12:10 AM   #11 
  - My kid used to use British slang to confuse her peers.  Perragrande   Dec-11-07 12:10 AM   #12 
  - More Brit euphemisms for 'penis'  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-11-07 02:55 AM   #24 
  - I also love the phrase "Sod Off!"  Oregonian   Dec-11-07 03:49 PM   #60 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-11-07 12:28 AM   #13 
  - Fag = cigarette  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 12:48 AM   #14 
  - Here are some not-so-well-known ones  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-11-07 12:58 AM   #15 
  - rent boy = male prostitute  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 01:21 AM   #17 
     - Then there's "kerb crawling," which is looking for a prostitute on the street  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-11-07 09:22 AM   #31 
  - pissed  Crabby Appleton   Dec-11-07 01:14 AM   #16 
  - rubbish bin = trash can  JCMach1   Dec-11-07 01:27 AM   #18 
  - lEHft (lift) = elevator  JCMach1   Dec-11-07 01:29 AM   #19 
  - Also "dust bin"  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 01:35 AM   #21 
  - May I have your good name please? = name I believe  JCMach1   Dec-11-07 01:31 AM   #20 
  - Never heard that one...  Kutjara   Dec-11-07 04:15 PM   #67 
  - bunking (pronounced boinking)= skipping school  JCMach1   Dec-11-07 01:37 AM   #22 
  - That's a posh term. Ordinary people would say "skiving."  billyskank   Dec-11-07 01:04 PM   #41 
     - "posh"?  Bucky   Dec-11-07 01:17 PM   #45 
        - Posh = upper class.  billyskank   Dec-11-07 01:21 PM   #48 
  - Bollocks = really bad, except Dog's bollocks = really good  Rabrrrrrr   Dec-11-07 06:26 AM   #26 
  - I'm better at doing Oz(Aussie) to American...  turtlensue   Dec-11-07 06:34 AM   #27 
  - Robert Redford attended Pratt Institute  taterguy   Dec-11-07 06:58 AM   #29 
  - Let's not forget  SouthoftheBorderPaul   Dec-11-07 01:19 PM   #47 
  - Pill- Soccer Ball  XemaSab   Dec-11-07 02:09 PM   #50 
  - Specifically the "dunny" is the toilet. Quite often they're in  Esra Star   Dec-11-07 05:07 PM   #74 
  - Boots=chemist=drug store  trof   Dec-11-07 08:12 AM   #30 
  - Have a butcher's - go look at something  XemaSab   Dec-11-07 02:11 PM   #51 
  - That's from the rhyming slang "butcher's hook.......look" nt  Esra Star   Dec-11-07 05:09 PM   #75 
  - Boots is now known over here as well.  Kutjara   Dec-11-07 04:22 PM   #68 
  - Bonnet = hood (car)  flvegan   Dec-11-07 09:24 AM   #32 
  - not to be confused with "pissed," meaning drunk.  Oregonian   Dec-11-07 03:44 PM   #58 
  - Cling film  kwassa   Dec-11-07 09:27 AM   #33 
  - Here are some more  annonymous   Dec-11-07 09:28 AM   #34 
  - Tip - dump  XemaSab   Dec-11-07 02:12 PM   #52 
  - Way out (British) -- Exit (American)  Ishoutandscream2   Dec-11-07 09:31 AM   #35 
  - Holiday - Vacation n/t  PeterU   Dec-11-07 10:00 AM   #36 
  - Washing up liquid = Dishwashing Detergent  gbrooks   Dec-11-07 10:09 AM   #37 
  - Also "fairy liquid" = dish detergent  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 03:36 PM   #56 
  - Yob=Jets fan  BlueDogDemocratNH   Dec-11-07 10:19 AM   #38 
  - LOL  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-11-07 01:21 PM   #49 
  - Bog = toilet  SOteric   Dec-11-07 12:31 PM   #39 
  - "Armoured Wankball" -- I LOVE THAT!!!  Oregonian   Dec-11-07 03:46 PM   #59 
  - I remembered some more:  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-11-07 01:01 PM   #40 
  - Speaking of church  qwertyMike   Dec-11-07 02:18 PM   #53 
  - "Begging letter" = request for donations  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 03:41 PM   #57 
  - Courgette: Zucchini  billyskank   Dec-11-07 01:05 PM   #42 
  - But what's a "marrow"?  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 04:44 PM   #73 
  - The British are right on Uranus. So to speak.  Bucky   Dec-11-07 01:09 PM   #43 
  - UK: "Europe" (mainland Europe); US: "Europe" (Europe...all of it)  formerrepuke   Dec-11-07 02:23 PM   #54 
  - Physiotherapy - physical therapy.  janesez   Dec-11-07 02:55 PM   #55 
  - Pecker = courage.  KamaAina   Dec-11-07 03:50 PM   #61 
  - I thought we Americans said UrANus as well.  redqueen   Dec-11-07 03:50 PM   #62 
  - Holidaymaker=vacationer  bif   Dec-11-07 03:51 PM   #63 
  - More:  Oregonian   Dec-11-07 03:53 PM   #64 
  - I believe a "solicitor"  FloridaJudy   Dec-11-07 04:12 PM   #66 
     - I think a solicitor might represent you in Magistrate's court.  billyskank   Dec-11-07 04:28 PM   #70 
  - A few that came to mind  ceile   Dec-11-07 04:34 PM   #71 
  - I only know what I learned in Oceans 11...  jasonc   Dec-11-07 04:36 PM   #72 
 

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