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Once popular words that have now fallen out of common use

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Words we used as kids, but you don't hear much these days.

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"Please"
"Thank you"
"Sorry"

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A packet of five Woodbines

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10p Single please

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Re: Once popular words that have now fallen out of common us

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Rogue Chef wrote:Words we used as kids, but you don't hear much these days.
Nice one RC. I was just thinking of this the other day myself. Here's a few that I rememer from the 70s playground that I haven't heard in contemporary use since the mid to late 70s:

Snide
Gonk
Slogs
Guff
Der-brain
Div or divvy
Jubley

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Are you a virgin

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Der Joey Deacon

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"Mind that white dog shite".

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