Entries Tagged “English”

Funny Places

1. Whip-ma-whop-ma Gate, York

A street in York which is possibly the shortest street in England. Accordingly, it's often called the shortest street with the longest name. See also English.

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Funny Places

4. Greensplat, England

I would love to live here! See also English.

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Funny Quotes

5. "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

6. Mr. Clever Clogs

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

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Funny Places

7. Blubberhouses, Yorkshire, England

See also English.

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Funny People

8. Eric Pickles

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

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Funny Phrases

9. Damp Squib

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

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Funny Jobs

10. 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.

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