* Posts by Roland 1

1 post • joined 16 Jul 2009

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Roland 1

Chuffed to bits!

I'm chuffed to bits == absolutely pleased

absolutely gutted == couldn't feel worse, rather disappointed


in the US 'news' it seems the use of the words 'plaudits' and 'pundits' is taking off. Now oft-used by anchor people who previously were in charge of finding newsworthiness in small youtube clips of cockateels on motorcycles, etc. And were really happy when that became either 'headline news' or 'breaking news'...

bike / motorbike / motorcycle / bicylce....

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