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U.K. terms

rubbish = trash
lolli = sucker
boot = trunk
petrol = gas
1 stone = 14 lbs.
chave = someone who wears gold chains and is a menace to society
queue = to form a line
pulling = kissing
crisps = chips
tomato sauce = ketchup
football = soccer
napie = diaper
sweets = candy
fit = hott or good looking
tosser = jerk
jumper = shirt
trouser = pants
pants = underware
gangways = aisles
mum = mom
chips = french fries
bloke = man
cheers = thanks, or goodbye
mad = crazy
bollocks = crazy, unheard of
quid = slang for one pound
mate = friend or pal
lift = elevator
lemonade = carbonated lemon water
squash = fruit drink
z (pronounced zed) lol that one threw me off

common words that aren't used often at home: cheeky, fancy, lovely, gorgeous, brilliant, lush

thats all for now...

Posted by sierrak 15:14

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