[Ads-l] RES: US slang with British origins?

David Daniel dad at COARSECOURSES.COM
Tue May 15 15:12:00 EDT 2018


If anyone is interested, a geezer in South Africa (though spelled geyser
it's pronounced geezer) is a boiler-type water heater. Also, a robot is a
traffic light. There's more stuff too.
DAD

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De: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] Em nome de W
Brewer
Enviada em: terça-feira, 15 de maio de 2018 06:42
Para: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
Assunto: Re: US slang with British origins?

Poster:       W Brewer <brewerwa at GMAIL.COM>
Subject:      Re: US slang with British origins?
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So, these geezers like just got well blinged up badly, man, with all medals
and shit, isn't it tho?
(Sorta like A Clockwork Orange, only after an American invasion (instead of
Russian), isn't it tho?)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGp4DvFEgh8

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