English as she is spoke - Useful words

Useful words

 

Of the Man.

 

The brain
The inferior lip
The brains
The superior lip
The fat of the leg
The marrow
The ham
The reins

 

Defects of the body.

 

A blind
A left handed
A lame
An ugly
A bald
A squint-eyed
A deaf

 

Degrees of kindred.

 

The gossip
The quater-grandfather
The gossip mistress
The quater-grandmother
The nurse
A guardian
An guardian
A relation
An relation
A widower
An widow

 

Trades.

 

Starch-maker
Barber
Coffeeman
Porkshop-keeper
Cartwright
Tinker, a brasier
Nailer
Porter
Chinaman
Founder
Grave-digger
Tradesman
Stockingmender
Lochsmith

 

Objects of man.

 

The boots
The buckles
The buttons-holes
The buskins
The clogs
The wig
The morning-gown, night-gown
The lining

Woman objects.

 

The busk
The sash
The cornet
The pump
The paint or disguise
The spindle
The patches
The skate

Servants.

 

Coochmann
Spendth
Running footman
Business-man
Groome.

 

Diseases.

 

The apoplexy
The megrime
The scrofulas
The whitlow
The melancholy
The rheumatisme
The vomitory.

 

Parties a Town.

 

The butchery
The low eating house
The cause-way
The obelis-ks
The sink
The prison, geol

 

Kitchen utensils.

 

The skimming-dish
The spark
The potlid
The fire
The pothanger
The smoke
The spunge
The clout
The jack.

 

Of the bed.

 

The bed wood
The feet's bed
The bed battom
The pillar's bed
The head's bed

 

For the table.

 

Some knifes
Some groceries
Some crumb.

 

Eatings.

 

Some black pudding
Some suger-plum
Some wigs
A chitterling sausages 
A dainty-dishes
A mutton shoulder
A little mine
Hog fat
Some marchpanes
An amelet
A slice, steak
Vegetables boiled to a pap

 

Seasonings.

 

Some wing
Some cinnamon
Some oranges
Some pinions
Some hog'slard
Some verjuice

 

Drinkings.

 

Some orgeat
Some paltry wine
Some sirup or sirop

 

Quadruped's beasts.

 

Lamb
Ass
Shi ass
Ass-colt
Ram, aries
Rocbuck
Dragon
Wild sow
Lioness
Dormouse

 

 

Birds.

 

Becafico
Calendar
Stor
Yeung turkey
Heuth-cock
Whoop
Pea cock
Pinch
Red-breast, a robin.

 

Insects-reptiles

 

Asp, aspic
Morpion
Fly
Butter fly
Serpent.

 

Fishes and shell-fishes

 

Calamary
Dorado
A sorte of fish
Hedge hog
Large lobster
Muscles
Snail
Wolf
Torpedo
Sea-calf.

 

Trees.

 

Lote-tree, lotos
Chest-nut tree
Service-tree
Jujube-tree
Linden-tree.

 

Flowers.

 

Anemony
Blue-bottle
Mil-foils
Hink
Turnsol

Hunting.

 

Hunting, dog
Relay dog
Hound dog
Hound's fee
Picker
Gun-powder
Priming powder
Hunts man

 

Colours.

 

White
Cray
Gridelin
Musk
Red

 

Metals and minerals.

 

Starch
Cooper
Latten
Plaster
Vitriole

 

Common stones.

 

Loadstones
Brick
White lead
Gum-stone
Touchstone

 

Weights.

 

Counterpoise
A pound an half
An obole
A quater ounce

 

Games.

 

Foot-ball
Bar
Gleek
Carousal
Pile
Mall
Even or non even
Keel

 

Perfumes.

 

Benzoin
Perfume paw
Pomatum
Storax

 

On the church.

 

The sides of the nef
The holywater-pot
The little cellar
The boby of the church

 

Solemn-feasts.

 

The Deads-day
The Twelfth-day
The vigil
The Visitation

 

Ecclesiastical dignities.

 

Incumbent
Canon
Canoness
Chanter, a clerk
General of an order
Penitentiary
Theologist
General curate

 

Chivalry orders.

 

Black eagle
Avis, advice
Calatrava
Elephant
Honour Legion
Saint Michaelmas
Very-merit

 

Degrees.

 

A cannoneer
A vessel captain
A harbinger
A parapet
A army general
A general to galeries
A great admiral
A king a lieutenant
A quater master
A vice admiral's ship

 

Military objects.

 

The bait
An arquebuse
A bandoleer
The fire pan
A bomb ketch
The military case
A fusil, a gun.

 

Music's instruments.

 

A flagelet
A dreum
A hurdy-gurdy.

 

Chastisements.

 

A fine
Honourable fine
Bastinade
The dungeon
The iron collar
To decapitate
To empale
To strangle
To whip
The galleys
To stamp, to mark
To handcuff
Imprisonment
The torture rack
To break upon
Tho tear off the flesh
To draw to four horses.

 

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