COCKNEY RHYMING SLANG

COCKNEY RHYMING SLANG

By: Klein, Shelley

Price: ¥500.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Have you ever been lost for words in the East End markets? Ever got your Ge rtie Gitanas (bananas) confused with your corns and bunions (onions) and it 's all gone a bit Pete Tong (wrong)? "Cockney Rhyming Slang" is a quick, ea sy-to-use guide to some of the most frequently used, up-to-date as well as old-fashioned phrases, including: 'apples and pears' - stairs; 'Barnet Fair ' - hair; 'sausage and mash' - crash; 'bubble bath' - laugh; 'Britney Spear s' - beers; 'has beens' - greens; and, 'dig a grave' - shave. An entertaini ng collection that explains the ever-evolving dialect of London's East End, with "Cockney Rhyming Slang" you'll be conversing with the street traders of the East End with no Barney Rubble (trouble).

Title: COCKNEY RHYMING SLANG

Author Name: Klein, Shelley

Categories: Dictionaries & Reference,

Publisher: Michael O Mara Publications: 2008

ISBN Number: 1843173743

ISBN Number 13: 9781843173748

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000032367