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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
PostPosted: Fri Oct 22, 2010 8:36 am 
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For some reason Tami thought it was funny when I said Half Past Seven.

So, Half Past Seven.

If you want me to speak Stoke, I can.

Dunna wurry about that, duck. I aren't even bothered.

Half past seven is funny? Now I have Catherine Tate in my head...


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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
PostPosted: Fri Oct 22, 2010 8:42 am 
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Do people in England still say PHWOAR when they're talking about sexy times, or did that die out in the early part of the decade? (I had a subscription to a really trashy British woman's magazine in 2001 that was a gift from a friend in Leeds)

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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
PostPosted: Fri Oct 22, 2010 9:05 am 
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Jokes. This thread is boomting.

Imitation Of Chris wrote:
Pocksy nonsense.


Hey, it's POXY. Y'know, riddled with smallpox?

Merked!

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Is it blud? seen.

Allow it man. Get me?

This one was also popular when i was around London...

"butters" meaning a person is ugly.


Specifically - ugly in the face, but with a nice body. It comes from butterface, as in "nice body, but her face......"

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 22, 2010 11:22 am 
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Shandies and Pimm's for everyone!

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bugging the hell out of me.

Septic!

You mean "getting on my wick", surely?

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 22, 2010 11:29 am 
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Ghost Lips wrote:
guy burgess wrote:
"butters" meaning a person is ugly.


Specifically - ugly in the face, but with a nice body. It comes from butterface, as in "nice body, but her face......"


Bobfoc is still popular out here in the West Country (Body off Baywatch, Face off Crimewatch).

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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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Shandies and Pimm's for everyone!


and lashings and lashings of ginger beer!

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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
PostPosted: Fri Oct 22, 2010 11:34 am 
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posh frock!

queueueueueueue!

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I had alcohol so I am quite pissed now. Ok not really. But I crack myself up.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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Ayup me duckies.

I went downtown before but there was no coriander, couldn't get any for love nor money. Loads of paracetamol though. It was right nesh out too, you could see your breath and everything.

Now I don't know what to have for me tea.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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posh frock!


I've always wanted to start a band called Posh Frock. We can play for morris dancers and get stood free pints at the pub -who's in?!

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It's a braw bricht nicht the nicht. I need ta pop ta the shop for mah messages afore mah wee manny gets home fae work! Och aye the noo! Ah cannie wait til the morrow.

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This is an outrage!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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Desdemona wrote:
allularpunk wrote:
posh frock!


I've always wanted to start a band called Posh Frock. We can play for morris dancers and get stood free pints at the pub -who's in?!


Does Posh Frock need a hurdy-gurdy player?

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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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Lixa wrote:
Do people in England still say PHWOAR when they're talking about sexy times, or did that die out in the early part of the decade? (I had a subscription to a really trashy British woman's magazine in 2001 that was a gift from a friend in Leeds)


yes! mostly said by white van men.

and she/he is 'well fit'.


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Anyone fancy a snog? I'm not wearing any pants.

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Lixa wrote:
Desdemona wrote:
allularpunk wrote:
posh frock!


I've always wanted to start a band called Posh Frock. We can play for morris dancers and get stood free pints at the pub -who's in?!


Does Posh Frock need a hurdy-gurdy player?


Always!

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Desdemona wrote:
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Does Posh Frock need a hurdy-gurdy player?


Always!


i could play the keytar! oh please oh please!

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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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rachell37 wrote:
It's a braw bricht nicht the nicht. I need ta pop ta the shop for mah messages afore mah wee manny gets home fae work! Och aye the noo! Ah cannie wait til the morrow.

LOOOOOVE it!

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rachell37 wrote:
It's a braw bricht nicht the nicht. I need ta pop ta the shop for mah messages afore mah wee manny gets home fae work! Och aye the noo! Ah cannie wait til the morrow.

LOOOOOVE it!



I'll need a translation for this, kthx.

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allularpunk wrote:
Desdemona wrote:
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Does Posh Frock need a hurdy-gurdy player?


Always!


i could play the keytar! oh please oh please!


Can I duel with you on the gitboard, then?

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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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interrobang?! wrote:
QueenV wrote:
rachell37 wrote:
It's a braw bricht nicht the nicht. I need ta pop ta the shop for mah messages afore mah wee manny gets home fae work! Och aye the noo! Ah cannie wait til the morrow.

LOOOOOVE it!



I'll need a translation for this, kthx.

"Its a nice bright night tonight. I need to go to the store for my groceries before my husband/partner comes home from work! oh, well, I can't wait until tomorrow."
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 Post subject: Re: Let's all speak in British English!
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that's not quite what I meant, QueenV :)

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