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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 2 Mar 2019, 10:22am

Real bike/cycle
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Cycle *without* an electric motor

A term that may become necessary, is necessary already maybe

Any alternative suggestions?
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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby kwackers » 2 Mar 2019, 10:47am

brynpoeth wrote:Real bike/cycle
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Cycle *without* an electric motor

A term that may become necessary, is necessary already maybe

Any alternative suggestions?

Neanderbike;
"Throwback to an earlier age, now extinct but whose DNA still persists in the modern eBike".

Neandering / neander;
To ride a neaderbike.

:wink:

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 7 Apr 2019, 8:03am

Neanderthal is a quite ordinary modern settlement near Duesseldorf in Germany :wink: It even has a train station
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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby Cugel » 7 Apr 2019, 9:52am

brynpoeth wrote:Neanderthal is a quite ordinary modern settlement near Duesseldorf in Germany :wink: It even has a train station
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OCD: Ordre des Cols Durs, order of high/hard passes, cycloclimbing club (CCC)

OCD: obsessive compulsive disorder
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Both are true/valid/correct


Do you mean "a railway station"? :-)

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby reohn2 » 7 Apr 2019, 10:00am

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby Lance Dopestrong » 7 Apr 2019, 10:17am

Motorbike = the typical home brewed, hopped up, gazillion watt ebike. Let's not beat about the bush with that one, and let's call a gardening implement a gardening implement.
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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby Cugel » 7 Apr 2019, 2:15pm

Lance Dopestrong wrote:Motorbike = the typical home brewed, hopped up, gazillion watt ebike. Let's not beat about the bush with that one, and let's call a gardening implement a gardening implement.


The ladywife cannot be allowed to have a home brewed, hopped up, gazillion watt ebike aka motorbike. Already I must grovel on her back wheel as she selects the blue button as we ascend some monstrous Welsh bump i' the landscape. Even now I cannot escape her smirk as I reach the top some yards behind, all red and unable to speak.

Often she is kind and selects only the green button, with which I can easily keep up ... nay surpass .... on the hills.

Mind, there is the red button, which makes the battery glow (hence red) but means I lose sight of her as she tops Blaen Cwm at 400M somewhere up there next to the clouds.

One day I intend to take her on a ride which will deplete her battery perhaps around Llyn Brianni - with the last 3 miles a fiercesome ascent of unpowered crawl-up. I will ride beside her and talk as she won't be able to. :-)

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 7 Apr 2019, 6:00pm

Blaen-y-cwm is the usual name, occurs many times in Wales (top of the valley) + Llyn Brianne
Are you learning to bleat in Welsh, or are you too breathless to complain?

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I used to use 'station' until someone pointed out that many towns had police-stations, ambulance-stations, etc, I even know a 'happiness station' selling ice-cream :?
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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 7 Apr 2019, 7:45pm

Whine Bar
Place for bleaters/remainers to drink if they need to boycott Weatherspoons for political or other reasons

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 22 Apr 2019, 8:45am

TSO
Train-shaped-object
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Air-conditioned bus on flanged wheels that thinks it is a train :?
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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby Cugel » 22 Apr 2019, 9:40am

brynpoeth wrote:TSO
Train-shaped-object
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Air-conditioned bus on flanged wheels that thinks it is a train :?


Or "toilet shaped object" as in a Virgin train. They always smell of one, no matter which bit you're in. Apparently the air conditioning inlet duct of a carriage is right next to the toilet waste ejection spot. Good design!

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 22 Apr 2019, 10:50am

Bounce potty
Cycling helmet

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby brynpoeth » 27 Apr 2019, 8:28am

SLIDSY
Sorry Love I didnae see ye
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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby Mike_Ayling » 28 Apr 2019, 1:01am

Cugel wrote:
Do you mean "a railway station"? :-)

Cugel, not a Yank speaker.


Regretably 99% of Australians are also using the dreaded Merkan word.

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Re: New words/vocab on these fora

Postby Cugel » 28 Apr 2019, 8:46am

Mike_Ayling wrote:
Cugel wrote:
Do you mean "a railway station"? :-)

Cugel, not a Yank speaker.


Regretably 99% of Australians are also using the dreaded Merkan word.

Mike


A Merkan in a merkin - Trump in his wig, which he has failed to place a-rightly in the correct body-spot. Berkmerkmirk for short, defined as the inept attempt by a Yank to hide something nasty with a camouflage wrongly-donned.

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