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29 Words That Have A Totally Different Meaning When You Live In Wales

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3. "Now in a minute".

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What it normally means: "I will concentrate on what you are saying in a minute."

What it means in Wales: The standard response when asked to do anything, even when you intend to do it immediately.

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11. The internet.

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What it normally means: A global computer network that provides information and communication facilities.

What it means in Wales: The only thing slower than getting stuck behind a tractor on a narrow road.

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16. Heart-break.

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What it normally means: The intense, emotional pain you feel after losing a loved one.

What it means in Wales: The intense, emotional pain you felt when Gavin and Charlotte ended.

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17. Sunday.

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What it normally means: The seventh day of the week and the day on which there is no post.

What it means in Wales: The seventh day of the week and the day on which nothing is open. Literally nothing.

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23. Carrier bags.

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What it normally means: Plastic bags that you put your supermarket shopping in for free.

What it means in Wales: Bags that inexcusably cost 5p. You never need them because you have a Bag For Life.

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25. Reversing.

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What it normally means: Backing into a parking place.

What it means in Wales: What you will inevitably have to do for at least 10 minutes every time you meet another car on a country lane.

29. Rugby.

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What it normally means: A team game played with an oval ball that may be kicked, carried and passed between players.

What it means in Wales: Something England never wins.