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Brummie and Black Country Slang word and phrases

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Sayin's

A face as long as Livery Street Fed-up
Like New Street Station round here Casey's Court - lots of people coming & going
When Nechells was a nice place Long ago
Well I'll go to the top of our stairs What a surprise
Yow now, I call me misses 'Orchid' cos when I get in at nart I sess 'Put kettle on Orkid, I got a gob full a fevers!' (Sent in by Ron Hardwick) 
Black uvva Bill's Muvva's ""Black over Bill's Mothers'"" I.e. storm clouds in the distance"
Oldbury Moonshiner A man whose toes stuck up to heaven in his boots
'Shiz inner oil tot' She is overjoyed, in her element
"Yow gorra feace lark a bulldog chewin' a wasp!" You are looking
Around the Wrekin going for miles and getting nowhere
Larkin around being silly/stupid
Getin' on me pip getting on my nerves
Getin on a line On the verge of loosing your temper
Up the wooden hill Going up the stairs
Cop the fork Take umbrage
We am on we olidaze We're on our holidays
"yow med me laff" "yow med me laff" with the translations on your site "'coz ar speak like that!
'Er's gorra fayce loike a bostid boot  Not very pretty
Shut yer gob, there's a buzz comin'  Your mouth is too large.
"He's got a bob on hisself" He thinks a lot of himself.
"Yer want coal crackin' on yer 'ead !"  Stupid boy.

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Contributors to the Brummie Slang etc include:-
Steve Thorne, Dennis Barker (Canada), Molly Endsor (Yardley), Andrew Sutton, Martin Davies, Tina Turton, Julie Parker, John (Wales), Don Hunt, David Bradford, Jim Hook, Simon B, Mair Franklin, Jim Hunt, Pat Williams, Bill Dargue, Joan Brady, Barry Buffery

 

 

 


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