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expatter Post time: 2011-12-22 05:01
I don't come here for grief, but I can be pretty rancid at times, I know that   ........

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You're not an eye surgeon, I ain't a Pig Farmer

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1584austin Post time: 2011-12-22 04:54
At least I stand a good chance with my 'untoned Pin yin' when I am on my tod away from my office in ...

Yes ......

Now you got it .........

The tone  .......

xin .......... xing ........

Jang .... Chang  .........

Need I go on ..........  ?

And then of course the words that seem the same but they are not .......

Then dialect ...........   

So  ..........

Wonder and marvel how we do it in English ..........  

Fair  ....... fayre .........and connotations  .........

But how many  ...........  ?

The clue is context ...........

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1584austin Post time: 2011-12-22 05:05
You're not an eye surgeon, I ain't a Pig Farmer

Eye see  ...........

So eating yummy pork meat (and apple sauce) from the carcase of a pig  ......

Is OK then .............      
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expatter Post time: 2011-12-22 05:11
Yes ......

Now you got it .........

Well Cockney rhyming was easier, but I was only 8 or so when I learnt that{:soso_e101:}

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expatter Post time: 2011-12-22 05:15
Eye see  ...........

So eating yummy pork meat (and apple sauce) from the carcase of a pig  ..... ...

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The only thing I don't eat is Lamb. That's just my choice, If you know Lundy Island>>>>> Say no more

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Most don't get it.....Smitty gets it....
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1584austin Post time: 2011-12-22 05:19
Deffo

The only thing I don't eat is Lamb. That's just my choice, If you know Lundy Island>>>>> S ...

Mint sauce .........
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