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Silkie
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Postby Silkie » Wed Dec 03, 2008 2:30 pm

9 also and got jalouse wrong.
different colours made of tears

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Rowana
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Postby Rowana » Wed Dec 03, 2008 2:37 pm

I got 10 :!:

Started me thinking . . . Dangerous, I know, but . . .

How about some words, sayings Etc. that were used by your parents or grandparents, that are no longer in common use?

I'll start -
Gravit - Scarf
Doosk - Cap or bunnet

Any more?
BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO ARE CRACKED,
FOR THEY ARE THE ONES WHO LET IN THE LIGHT

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Postby jim.r » Wed Dec 03, 2008 2:40 pm

tattiebogle

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Postby aquaplane » Wed Dec 03, 2008 2:44 pm

I got 6, not bad as a third language.

Yorkshire being my first language, and I have a smattering of English too.
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Gordonmc
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Postby Gordonmc » Wed Dec 03, 2008 3:13 pm

9 of 10 right.
Hairst trippet me too.
I'm fair scunnered.

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Postby jim.r » Wed Dec 03, 2008 3:15 pm

Scunnered or glaikit? ;-)

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Postby Telo » Wed Dec 03, 2008 3:33 pm

You scored
10 oot o’ 10

How you rate:
1–3 In the name of the wee man! Ye dunderheid!
4–7 Aye, nae bad!
8–10 That wis braw! Ye ken yer neaps frae yer tatties!


That must be a gey auld photie of Billy Kay though.

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Postby ash » Wed Dec 03, 2008 4:44 pm

10 / 10, but I'm a country loon so hairst wis nae problem. Was more doubtful of the Glasgow slang.

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Michty aye . . .

Postby Nick » Wed Dec 03, 2008 6:56 pm

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Nine out of ten - I got jalouse wrong as well, never heard it used.
- Nick 8)

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Postby garredfox » Wed Dec 03, 2008 7:00 pm

9/10 - jalouse got me

nae bad tho :saltire
the other half

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Postby puddock » Wed Dec 03, 2008 8:10 pm

9/10 - Sonsie got me

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Postby sahona » Wed Dec 03, 2008 9:06 pm

10/10 0 born & raised Glasgow, now live in Ayrshire, unfair advantage I guess.

ah want tae see a rair SKINKLE on thae tapsides come spring.
http://trooncruisingclub.org/ 20' - 30' Berths available, Clyde.
Cruising, racing, maintenance facilities. Go take a look, you know you want to.

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Postby puddock » Wed Dec 03, 2008 9:20 pm

Weel Sahona, ye ken yer ingins. I obviously wisnae as weel kent as I thocht. Am a richt tumshie ! I’d better nae hud a stooshie tho.

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Postby sahona » Wed Dec 03, 2008 9:27 pm

Ah ken the loons & quines hae a different tongue.
Been ower the shakkin briggie recently? Is it still there?
http://trooncruisingclub.org/ 20' - 30' Berths available, Clyde.
Cruising, racing, maintenance facilities. Go take a look, you know you want to.


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