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Re: Cockney slang

Posted by Newgirl on March 21, 2001

In Reply to: Re: Cockney slang posted by R. Berg on March 17, 2001

: : : apple and pears =stairs
: : : dog and bone= phone
: : : your having a garrafe=laugh

: : What on earth is a 'garrafe'?

: My guess is that large African mammal so admirably suited to rubbernecking.

Britney Spears - Beers
Winona Rider - Cider
Terry - Weight (as in Terry Wait)
Terry Hatcher - Scratcher (which is a bed)
Tin of fruit - Suit
Trouble and strife - wife