25 September 2010
Another Word For It
Here are the answers to the slang quiz:
Porkies - Lies - (Rhyming slang from Pork Pies)
Mahatma - Brandy - (Rhyming slang from Ghandi)
Half-Inch - Steal - (Rhyming from "pinch")
Ruby - Curry -(Really out there rhyming slang from Ruby Murray a singer popular in the 1950s)
Joanna - Piano
Yakka - Work
Troppo - tropical madness; lost the veneer of civilisation after spending too long in the tropics.
Buckley's - Little to no Chance of happening as in "New Zealand stands Buckley's of beating Australia at football"
Kangaroos loose in the top paddock - Intellectually inadequate