Bang-a-bonk

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We explore the surprising origins of the English language. Featuring Gérard Depardieu's nose, bloody drunks and the British Potato Council. A Somethin’ Else Production.

Susie's trio of new words worth knowing are:

Bang-a-bonk: old dialect for sitting lazily on a river bank.

Bloviator: a braggot or a boaster.

Boffola: an uproariously funny joke.

12 episodes available. A new episode about every 7 days averaging 27 mins duration .