The Cockney Rhyming Slang Dictionary

£3.99

ISBN: 9781529103922 Author: Tibballs, Geoff Publisher: Ebury Publishing Publication Date: 7th March 2019 Imprint: Pop Press Cover: Paperback Dewey: 427.1 (edition:23) Pages: 126 Language: English Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , , ,

The classic pocket guide to the language of London. Includes over 1,700 old and new rhymes translated from Cockney to English and English to Cockney. Master the art of the Cockney rhyme and discover the Cockney origins of common British phrases.


The classic pocket guide to the language of London.

This wonderful little guide to cockney rhyming slang contains over 1,700 old and new rhymes translated from Cockney to English and English to Cockney, including:

Custard and jelly – telly

Hot cross bun – nun

Lemon tart – smart

Rock ‘n’ roll – dole

Sticky toffee – coffee

…and many more. Master the art of the Cockney rhyme and discover the Cockney origins of common British phrases.

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