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Dialect Thing

April 11th, 2008 (11:56 am)

1. A body of water, smaller than a river, contained within relatively narrow banks.
2. What the thing you push around the grocery store is called.
3. A metal container to carry a meal in.
4. The thing that you cook bacon and eggs in.
5. The piece of furniture that seats three people.
6. The device on the outside of the house that carries rain off the roof.
7. The covered area outside a house where people sit in the evening.
8. Carbonated, sweetened, non-alcoholic beverages.
9. A flat, round breakfast food served with syrup.
10. A long sandwich designed to be a whole meal in itself.
11. The piece of clothing worn by men at the beach.
12. Shoes worn for sports.
13. Putting a room in order.
14. A flying insect that glows in the dark.
15. The little insect that curls up into a ball.
16. The children's playground equipment where one kid sits on one side and goes up while the other sits on the other side and goes down.
17. How do you eat your pizza?
18. What's it called when private citizens put up signs and sell their used stuff?
19. What's the evening meal?
20. The thing under a house where the furnace and perhaps a rec room are?
21. What do you call the thing that you can get water out of to drink in public places?


1. A body of water, smaller than a river, contained within relatively narrow banks.   Stream
2. What the thing you push around the grocery store is called. Trolley
3. A metal container to carry a meal in.  I was going to say tray, but that would be on, not in,  erm, lunchbox?
4. The thing that you cook bacon and eggs in. Frying pan
5. The piece of furniture that seats three people. Sofa/Settee
6. The device on the outside of the house that carries rain off the roof.  Gutter/Drain pipe
7. The covered area outside a house where people sit in the evening. Porch
8. Carbonated, sweetened, non-alcoholic beverages. Fizzy drinks
9. A flat, round breakfast food served with syrup. Pancake
10. A long sandwich designed to be a whole meal in itself. Baguette or sub maybe
11. The piece of clothing worn by men at the beach. Trunks
12. Shoes worn for sports. Trainers
13. Putting a room in order.  Tidying up
14. A flying insect that glows in the dark. Firefly
15. The little insect that curls up into a ball. Woodlouse
16. The children's playground equipment where one kid sits on one side and goes up while the other sits on the other side and goes down. See saw
17. How do you eat your pizza? If it's cut in slices, then with fingers, otherwise with knife and fork
18. What's it called when private citizens put up signs and sell their used stuff? Jumble sale?
19. What's the evening meal? Dinner or tea, I have a northern dad and southern mum so use both!
20. The thing under a house where the furnace and perhaps a rec room are? Cellar
21. What do you call the thing that you can get water out of to drink in public places? Water fountain