Entries Tagged “English”

Funny Quotes

1. "I would challenge you to a battle of wits, but I see you are unarmed."

So spake William Shakespeare. See also English, Literature.

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Funny Insults

2. Mr. Clever Clogs

A bygone insult for a fast-footed show-off. See also English, Old-Timey.

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Funny Places

3. Blubberhouses, Yorkshire, England

See also English.

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Funny People

4. Eric Pickles

Member of the UK Conservative Party. See also English, Politics.

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Funny Phrases

5. Damp Squib

English for raining on a parade. Often mispronounced as "Damp Squid". See also English.

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Funny Jobs

6. Scullery Maid

The lowest rung on the ladder of Great House help; often preoccupied with plucking fowl and scaling fish. See also English, Old-Timey.

Added by Anthony on December 7, 2011| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Words

7. Bumbershoot

A colloquialism for umbrella. See also English.

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