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Capsicum = pepper
Oven or stove = cooker
Thongs = flip flops
G-strings = thongs
Runners = trainers
er...nope thats all
those are just north/south things i guess
across the country would think you were a nutter/
I call Dinner Dinner. And lunch lunch. And Tea is for drinking. And Supper is just before bed ie snack or a very late night meal.
eggplant = aubergine
silantro = coriander
jeera = cumin
gnu = wildebeest
moose = elk
reindeer = caribou
sting = pompous
i never readd the whole thread...i was so excited cos I was going to do (bono = twat) but then I thought of sarkyfox, and cos now I think shes fantastic out of deferance to her, I though Id restrain myself
(the above gave me genuine lols ;-)
Why I'm laughing I have no idea.
You're right tho, their language is just completely uncomprehensible. To me. Anyway. I do have a South African friend... who is gorgeously lovely...