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Can You Understand Cornish Slang?

Mygar! Tis bleddy 'ard!

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    Hi. How are you doing?
    Hi. How tall are you?
    Hi. Where are you?
    Okay. How do you do that?
  2. 2.

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    Done correctly.
    Task complete.
    Really good.
    Stop raining.
  3. 3.

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    That’s the rain.
    That’s venison.
    That’s the way.
    That’s nice of him.
  4. 4.

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    You’re teasing me.
    You’ve been out a long time.
    You’ve got wet.
    You’re angry.
  5. 5.

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    He’s coming at some point.
    He’s coming quickly.
    He’s coming aggressively.
    He’s coming from next door.
  6. 6.

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    She was the best car I ever owned.
    She was my girlfriend back then.
    She used to get high in secret.
    She returned my post.
  7. 7.

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    That pasty looked great.
    That pasty was out of date.
    That pasty was lovely.
    That pasty definitely wasn’t made in Cornwall.
  8. 8.

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    The beach is busy. There’s tourists everywhere.
    The beach is dangerous. There’s big waves everywhere.
    The beach is really hot. Sunburns everywhere.
    The beach is painful. Pebbles everywhere.
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    Do you want to come back to mine?
    What sex is the baby?
    Does it smell in here?
    Alright mate, how are you doing?
  10. 10.

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    He drove it quickly up north, mate.
    He posted it abroad, first class.
    He tackled him above the waist, hard.
    He drank it all and puked.
  11. 11.

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    Who are you?
    How are you feeling emotionally?
    Where are you?
    Where is the honey?
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    He’s going mad out there.
    He’s fighting out there.
    It’s raining heavily out there.
    He’s lost out there.
  13. 13.

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    Kiss.
    Stop talking rubbish.
    Take me home.
    Give me one.
  14. 14.

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    They split us up.
    Only the pair of us dressed correctly.
    The couple got drunk.
    Two of them got naked.
  15. 15.

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    How did you cut yourself here.
    He broke her heart.
    Bloody throw that to me.
    He vomited blood down there.
  16. 16.

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    What a dick.
    What a catch.
    What a pasty.
    What a night.

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