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View Lanzo-Ad's Profile Lanzo-Ad Flag Lanzarote 06 Sep 22 5.50pm Send a Private Message to Lanzo-Ad Add Lanzo-Ad as a friend

I never knew why Kettle was Watch for years

 


I remember Paris in '49, The Champs Elysee, Saint Michel And old Beaujolais wine, And I recall that you were mine, In those Parisienne days


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View Nicholas91's Profile Nicholas91 Flag The Democratic Republic of Kent 06 Sep 22 5.51pm Send a Private Message to Nicholas91 Add Nicholas91 as a friend

Originally posted by Palace Old Geezer

My dad always went up the Apples to go to bed.....until they moved to a bungalow. Then he just went to Uncle Ned.

Uncle Ned - Interesting, as I always heard that in the context of 'on your Uncle Ned (head)'.

 


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View Nicholas91's Profile Nicholas91 Flag The Democratic Republic of Kent 06 Sep 22 5.52pm Send a Private Message to Nicholas91 Add Nicholas91 as a friend

Originally posted by Lanzo-Ad

I never knew why Kettle was Watch for years

Kettle and Hob - Fob (watch)? That's what I was led to believe in any case.

 


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View Teddy Eagle's Profile Teddy Eagle Online Flag 06 Sep 22 5.54pm Send a Private Message to Teddy Eagle Add Teddy Eagle as a friend


Berk is a lot ruder than many sit-coms seem to think.

 

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View Ketteridge's Profile Ketteridge Flag Brighton 06 Sep 22 5.57pm Send a Private Message to Ketteridge Add Ketteridge as a friend

From South London never used rhyming slang on principle because I don't want people thinking I'm a cockney Tw&t

 


One supporter of hacking argued that without it "you will do away with the courage and pluck of the game, and I will be bound to bring over a lot of Frenchmen who would beat you with a week's practice -Blackheath secretary at first meeting of the F.A

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View batcountry's Profile batcountry Flag Melbourne 06 Sep 22 6.00pm Send a Private Message to batcountry Add batcountry as a friend

I like the instances where there is slang for another slang as in Aris for Aristotle = bottle = bottle and glass = ass.

 

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View Lanzo-Ad's Profile Lanzo-Ad Flag Lanzarote 06 Sep 22 6.02pm Send a Private Message to Lanzo-Ad Add Lanzo-Ad as a friend

Originally posted by Nicholas91

Kettle and Hob - Fob (watch)? That's what I was led to believe in any case.

Yes, you are right, didn't know until Google

 


I remember Paris in '49, The Champs Elysee, Saint Michel And old Beaujolais wine, And I recall that you were mine, In those Parisienne days


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View Teddy Eagle's Profile Teddy Eagle Online Flag 06 Sep 22 6.04pm Send a Private Message to Teddy Eagle Add Teddy Eagle as a friend

Originally posted by batcountry

I like the instances where there is slang for another slang as in Aris for Aristotle = bottle = bottle and glass = ass.

There's another step to that too. Plaster. Plaster of Paris = Aris...etc.

 

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View palace_in_frogland's Profile palace_in_frogland Flag In a broken dream 06 Sep 22 6.27pm Send a Private Message to palace_in_frogland Add palace_in_frogland as a friend

How’s your skin and your saucepans?

Skin and blister, sister.
Saucepan lids, kids.

2 of my faves.

 

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View Lanzo-Ad's Profile Lanzo-Ad Flag Lanzarote 06 Sep 22 6.31pm Send a Private Message to Lanzo-Ad Add Lanzo-Ad as a friend

Originally posted by Teddy Eagle

There's another step to that too. Plaster. Plaster of Paris = Aris...etc.

Your Anita (Harris) for Aris, another option

 


I remember Paris in '49, The Champs Elysee, Saint Michel And old Beaujolais wine, And I recall that you were mine, In those Parisienne days


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taters = cold

Not rhyming as such but "monkeys" and "ponies" allegedly derived from the animals that appeared on Raj bank notes used by soldiers on duty in India.

 

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View ASCPFC's Profile ASCPFC Online Flag Pro-Cathedral/caravan park 06 Sep 22 7.04pm Send a Private Message to ASCPFC Add ASCPFC as a friend

Originally posted by Teddy Eagle


Berk is a lot ruder than many sit-coms seem to think.

It's Berkshire Hunt isn't it? Can't imagine what that rhymes with.

 


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