15986Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Beaconsfield Mine
- May 4 6:40 AMThanks Amanda -- still hoping things work out well,
sounds like Mike is giving it his all, "atta boy!"
Keep those phrases coming, they are cool -- the Irish
also have a couple funny ones . . .
Two of my favorites:
(1) little girl falls down -- her grandparent tells
her, "Don't worry, you'll be alright by the time you
get married." and
(2) you use a complicated multi-syllabled word and the
Irish will ask you "what's that with it's feet up?"
Meaning, speak English, stop talking in scientific
--- Amanda Lovitt <cread@...> wrote:
> Hi Caye__________________________________________________
> He phoned today and his job at the moment is
> vibration monitoring which he
> did for about 20 hours straight. Then he will be
> designing the blasting of
> the final 3 metres (about 9 feet) of the tunnel to
> get them out.
> At least pear shaped is polite! Aussies have some
> amazing colourful phrases
> to describe the same situation you know.
> Thanks for your good wishes too.
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