RE: O/T: British Humor

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Lew --------------------------------------------------------------- BRITISH HUMOR IS DIFFERENT
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Very good, but no Brit kid would ever say "Mom". ("Mum" in the South and "Mam" in parts of North, roughly)
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On 6/7/2013 2:58 AM, Bob Martin wrote:

Not to mention outside of the USA, "HUMOUR" is spelled like this.
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On Friday, June 7, 2013 7:58:09 AM UTC+1, Bob Martin wrote:

Actually, "Mom" is fairy common in parts of the Midlands, and in Norn Iron!
And in South Eastern accents, "mum" comes out as "mam". Being a proper northern man, I call me mam "mam". :D
Cheers!
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in 1554597 20130611 214622 snipped-for-privacy@gmail.com wrote:

There's something wrong with your hearing!

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On Wednesday, June 12, 2013 8:37:18 AM UTC+1, Bob Martin wrote:

Pardon?
(obviously!)
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On Wednesday, June 12, 2013 8:37:18 AM UTC+1, Bob Martin wrote:

Pardon?
(obviously!)
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Geeezzz! There's summit wrong wit' yur 'earin.



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On Thursday, June 13, 2013 8:36:24 PM UTC+1, Josepi wrote:

Ee by gum lad! The's nowt wrong wi' me 'earin'! It's thee! Y'keep mumblin'!
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