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Pap pap = toy car. When I was a kid.

 

Oh boy, haven't heard that since I was a kid.

 

I think chuff chuff, or puff puff was a train, also.

 

Gee gee was a horse.

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You'll be comparing fish cakes next.....:hihi:

 

Try asking for a fish cake/ or bread cake for that matter, south of Watford.

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Oh boy, haven't heard that since I was a kid.

 

I think chuff chuff, or puff puff was a train, also.

 

Gee gee was a horse.

 

Also "nee naa,nee naa" if the toy was a police car,ambulance or fire engine.. haha

 

---------- Post added 30-11-2013 at 17:51 ----------

 

Try asking for a fish cake/ or bread cake for that matter, south of Watford.

 

Haha! Same up here in Glasgow..

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Also "nee naa,nee naa" if the toy was a police car,ambulance or fire engine.. haha.

 

Poppoe was our name for a horse, also.

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Also "nee naa,nee naa" if the toy was a police car,ambulance or fire engine.. haha.

 

Poppoe was our name for a horse, also.

 

Yep i remember my mother using that word too.

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Also "nee naa,nee naa" if the toy was a police car,ambulance or fire engine.. haha.

 

Poppoe was our name for a horse, also.

 

Don't forget the Moo cow, or the Brum brum of the cars engine and the Peep peep of the horn !!!

I used to luv the sound of the tramp tramp tramp of my toy soldiers, the boom boom of the cannon, the rattle of the machine guns, the whinny of the charging horses and of course the last trump as they went to bed........:roll:

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Gowly (pronounced to rhyme with foully) meant ugly or very unattractive.

Edited by fatrajah

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A right load of Flannel ...... lies

Soft soaping ..... being nice to some one for a purpose

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