In Reply to: La-di-da posted by Graham Kerridge on May 04, 2009 at 15:48:
: I've heard, and seen in print, the phrase "La-di-da" used as Cockney rhyming slang for car. Does anybody have any information on the origin of this usage?
I don't know that one. As far as I am aware, the 'standard' rhyming slang for car is 'jam jar'.