Linguistic curiosities


#1

You can “pop” to the shops, once you “pop” you can’t stop when it comes to Pringles, you can “pop” a balloon even though it makes a bang noise but you “burst” a bubble despite the fact that it makes a “pop” noise


#2

and you can “pop” a shite thread into a virtual bin


#3

just good pop


#4

This is also true


#5

slow up/slow down


#6

Don’t wrestlers “pop”, or get a pop, or something?


#7

Someone recently suggested that their wifi password was 2444666668888888101010101010101010, which when spoken is "one two, three four, five six, seven eight, nine ten’


#8

Yes, if you are a wrestler you can get a “great pop”

Thank you.


#9

Pop to the shops for a tin of pop


#10

No, YOU pop to the shops for a tin of pop


#11

I like auto-antonyms. GBOL:


#12

pop a finger up yer bum


#13

Is “atypical” one of those?


#14

#15

Alright @2444666668888888101010101010101010