Mudcat Café message #2411277 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #113425   Message #2411277
Posted By: pavane
12-Aug-08 - 04:35 AM
Thread Name: Divided by a common language
Subject: RE: Divided by a common language
They do seem to have missed a few though, particularly the ones where the Puritans censored the language:

Cockerel = Rooster
Tits = Chickadees (Small birds)
Cockroach = Roach

and so on