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    Quote Originally Posted by Av8tor1 View Post
    How about regional...
    Living in NE Scotland, where the locals speak Doric, I could come up with those all day

    Commonly used here in Appalachia "cattywampus"
    Means to be askew or off center...
    I'll try to get that one in a sentence at work
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    Doric word of the day:

    Bleeter: to talk without an aim

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    mobile that base ball pitch was cattywampus

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    Huggermugger: a secretive person.

    Huggermuggery: engaging in secret activities.

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    How bout some proper spelling?

    Colour, flavour, and humour tend to get me in trouble with non-Canucks! Note my use of the Oxford Comma!
    <Av8tor1> as big as peat is, the bear runs not him

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peatmoss View Post
    How bout some proper spelling?

    Colour, flavour, and humour tend to get me in trouble with non-Canucks! Note my use of the Oxford Comma!
    Canada uses that spelling? I thought only Britan used that spelling...Interesting...
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    Yep, still use the British spelling system.

    Also use meters and centimetres, and we still have the queen on our coins.
    <Av8tor1> as big as peat is, the bear runs not him

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    Peatmoss, mind your behaviour, or is that behavior?

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