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Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by MickLL, Feb 19, 2012.

  1. Roy5051

    Roy5051 Well-Known Member

    No, thanks!
  2. Roy5051

    Roy5051 Well-Known Member

    I really cocked that up, didn't I?
  3. AlecM

    AlecM MiniMe

    ....but you are not alone Roy!

    What's 'footware' I wonder.... is it like 'footwear'?;):eek:

    I have decided this thread is dangerous and best avoided!:D
  4. Mark

    Mark Well-Known Member

    In view of some of the comments here, perhaps a new big button might be useful?
    NB: The above image is intended to be seen as a transient parody and is neither connected nor associated with any organisation (past, present or future) [17 USC ยง 107]. ;):eek:
  5. LesleySM

    LesleySM Well-Known Member

    It's pee and peeing- there is no A involved
  6. jchrisc

    jchrisc Well-Known Member

    Footwear I think . . . :)
  7. LesleySM

    LesleySM Well-Known Member

    Where are you with the Essex accent? Do I need protective custody? Don't say "sen" say "sel" "I'll do it my'sel"
  8. jchrisc

    jchrisc Well-Known Member

    The past tense of lose is "lost". Loose has an entirely different meaning and its past tense is "loosed".
  9. jchrisc

    jchrisc Well-Known Member

    We are very trying . . . . . :)
  10. frank1

    frank1 Well-Known Member

    The thing with these very annoying and oft repeated threads is. One must make sure that spelling and grammar are always correct. Lest one will look like a right tot or worse still a complete cint.
  11. BikerMike

    BikerMike Well-Known Member

    Aaarrrgg! That'll teach me to try to correct others. Never again.

    Mortified Mike :(
    Last edited: Feb 20, 2012
  12. dangie

    dangie Senior Knobhead

    Uranus.... (schoolboy chuckle) .. changed to U-run-us
  13. beejaybee

    beejaybee Marvin

    There's no end of these, e.g. "Penistone" changed to "penny stone". Anyhoo the correct spelling of "Uranus" is "Georgium Sidus" - as named by the discoverer William Herschel, in honour of his patron King George III (the mad one).
  14. Old git

    Old git In the Stop Bath

    Soft southerners. Pah! :p:rolleyes:;)
  15. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

    sorry but if you're really from Nottingham (well inner city Nottingham) you would know that self is far too hoi polloi (DH Lawrence)- sen is the recognised way of saying it:D
  16. Oggy

    Oggy RIP

    as should all politicians (except possibly Mo Mowlem and Churchill).
  17. 0lybacker

    0lybacker In the Stop Bath

    I find Angularr Merkel rather annoying and other Germans get a raw deal: Herbert von CarryAnn and Wilhelm Fort WannGlerr.

    But topping the bill must be Koss O'Voe!

    [All courtesy of the BBC, Radio 4 and/or Classic FM! ;):rolleyes::(]
  18. 0lybacker

    0lybacker In the Stop Bath

    Oop inta East Lancs/West Yorks as well. ;):)
  19. TH-Photos

    TH-Photos Well-Known Member

    There was the footballer: Karl Heinz Roomyknickers.

    From Morcombe and Wise: Mr Preview (Andre Previn)

    The astronomer: Copperknickers
  20. jchrisc

    jchrisc Well-Known Member

    This overheard question remains with me from a period that I spent at Rolls Royce in Derby:

    "worri wi yo or worri wi isen"?

    Translation - Was he with you or was he alone?

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