Brit to SPAM Jargon Glossary

Discussion in 'Multinational HQ' started by idsasia, Mar 12, 2004.

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  1. Okay, so I'm the fcuking new guy (FNG) here and an American one at that. I have a lot of British friends, and I thought I was beginning to get a better understanding of the lingo. Now I'm coming across jargon like "septic", and have no clue (SPAM I already saw explained). Any type of glossary for us under-educated types to refer to?
  2. Quite simple old boy.. its old english ryming slang

    Septic Tank Yank
  3. Don't worry if you see someone telling the but party to sit on their helmets and have a fag - it's not what you think.
  4. Another American in need of British to American translations. I already know about the fags though! :D
  5. I will give you a hint....try a google search and then figure out the context.

    Not really hard 8O
  6. It is if you're a Petrol tank :D

    Catch you later, I'm off to get some Frank down my Greg because I'm Hank
  7. 23C

    23C Clanker

    Robbie Redford = Bedford

    NAAFI Growler = Sandwich/Burger from the NAAFI or one of the girls that served you with it.

    Tech = To**er
  8. Gay, Fag, transexual,deviant- all apply to either Corporal or ctauch :D :D