The Lung Brothers

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Thursday, August 04, 2005

Catalunya Profana

PLONCA
TOSSA
DOLT
PRAT
PILLOC
CLOT
TUAT
GUANCA (pronounced wanka)
BURC
VIC (pronounced bitch)


Sometimes it’s hard not to believe that the local cartographers are not taking the micky out of the British. Three out of the ten words above are Catalan place names (villages, towns or neighbourhoods) and there’s a fourth word with a trick to it. See if you can guess them:
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Prat, Tossa and Clot all exist here. Vic also exists but it’s pronounced ‘Bick’.

1 Comments:

Anonymous John said...

Greetings again from the Big Sprout. No rude place names here unless you count my local Metro station Kunst-Wet.

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