english kids spelling mum "mom"

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  1. rysk

    rysk Part-time waster

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    what the shitfuck?

    is this new or have i been out of the loop for quite some time?

    fucking americanisms
     
  2. _MILLA

    _MILLA Flamboyant muthafucka

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    in wales we say mam.. but stil spell it mum!! dont get that one either!
     
  3. muzzadj

    muzzadj POW!

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    serious? news to me.. any one doing this deserves to be shot
     
  4. edd.

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    yes.

    so many people use mom...how the fuck do you pronounce that without sounding like a fat kid asking for a sandwich
     
  5. hazdaman100

    hazdaman100 Bum 'n Face

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    Dam yanks, brainwashing our kids.
    The next thing will be obesity amongst youngsters
    Oh wait.........
     
  6. MARKLAR

    MARKLAR International Tracksuit Salesman

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    people say ma here
    i say mum
    think its just what you grew up with
    cold people say mother:teeth:
    but if people grew up saying mum and are now saying mom thats a bit gay
     
  7. T:M

    T:M Dusty Techno Workout

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    Haha I love the differences between you guys english and our american english.

    Oh, and for the record. It's spelled "mom" :teeth:
     
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    Think it's a Birmingham thing really.
     
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    ONSLAUGHT88 I sees ya I do I sees ya

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  10. MARKLAR

    MARKLAR International Tracksuit Salesman

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    what about calling your dad dod
    has a ring to it
     
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  12. mr meh

    mr meh Well-Known Member

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    Guess this must be a London thing, their always the first to start copying American words

    never heard it up here in the north
     
  13. Mr Fletch

    Mr Fletch aka KRONIX

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    Yeah for you guys, but for us its spelt "mum"

    Bit like the ol "colour" "color" thing i guess?
     
  14. mr karnage

    mr karnage deep inside the jungle

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    init up north all i hear is mam or mum
     
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    Sounds really ghey but i say mummsywumsywoo...ah just kidding. But its spelt mum.
     
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    danwell BAAAAAAAAAAAAABE WAIT

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    I just call her whyyounotinthekitchen.
     
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  18. Joey AdhD

    Joey AdhD sweaty scouser

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    in liverpool it goes something like this,

    "me ma n tha"
     
  19. T:M

    T:M Dusty Techno Workout

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    Precisely, there's a whole shed load of examples though. Then there's the whole thing were theres a different word thats used instead.
     
  20. DeeGun

    DeeGun Church of Krust

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    Woah..now thats fuckin serious.