Slang


Strange tongue the Aussie guy spoke
Lingo unknown to her folk
Asked they, serious is this
No worries! Dinky-Di this is
God! Talked a code language,this bloke

The Slang Glossary for the uninitiated:
No worries! : Australian for It's Okay!
Dinky-Di : Australian for genuinely
Bloke: British slang for man

limerick is a five-line  poem, humorous in intention,where lines 1, 2, and 5 of Limericks have seven to ten syllables and rhyme with one another. Lines 3 and 4 of Limericks have five to seven syllables and also rhyme with each other.
Limericks are fun!!!!


This has been written for the Acrostics Only Limerick Prompt # 8

Comments

Nanka said…
Great Limerick and you have just got me interested in slang!! Thanks for the glossary and hope I can pick up some good straight ones :D You have initiated me into the mysteries of slang language :D
what a creative idea for a limerick! Loved the Aussie lingo thrown in just wonderful!
ljm (Amias) said…
Thanks for the Glossary. A very good attempt!
vibhutib said…
Awesome!!! :D I had fun sharing my knowledge of the slang language through this short acrostic limerick!! You'll get it too dude, go right on!!!
vibhutib said…
Thankyou Amanda, reading creative blogs like yours I was inspired to push my brains a wee bit more to do their job..:D
vibhutib said…
Thankyou Amias, Im happy to see I maintain myself at 'good!' :D

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