That fella is so unlucky if he fell in a bucket of nipples he’d come out sucking his thumb.
We were so poor we hadn’t a pot to piss In!
We where so poor that if ya didn’t wake up with a storker on Christmas morning ya had nothing to play with
First up. Best dressed!
… even if they are your sister’s clothes …
Stall on = wait.
Is that still used?
Stall it , when i was young
Stall the ball.
If he’d brain he’d be dangerous …
We often be called by the ma ya dirty Arab or ya lazy Arab. Don t think she fought in the North Africa campaign so what she had against them I don t know but it seemed to be a common enough insult among her generation.
I’d say she soon stopped when Omar Sharif came along.
Get that puss of yer face
I know it’s often said as a joke, but honestly, me Da had a shop and was regularly asked how much did 10 penny sweets cost
“Stop the lights”.
The head on yer man and the price of spuds.
I only ever heard it in Dublin, but I assume it was nation wide, it comes from the TV program Quicksilver
Yer man / yer wan has ‘notions’
Bunny, in the closet - surely no!