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Jumpolines and Rainberellas!

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Platesmasher Wed 19-Aug-09 20:34:17

Jumpoline and Rainberella are two of DS1's words that make much more sense his way. These are the sort of words that stick with you and make their way into general family usage I think.

What do your kids say that makes more sense?

thisisyesterday Wed 19-Aug-09 20:36:23

haha we have a bounce-aline here!

Platesmasher Wed 19-Aug-09 20:53:41

well you don't tramp on it do you? smile

weegiemum Wed 19-Aug-09 20:55:16

My dd1 used to say "I'm drinky" when she was thirsty.

I thought that was very accurate!

Platesmasher Wed 19-Aug-09 21:03:45

that's so lovely weegie.

midnightexpress Wed 19-Aug-09 21:06:46

A jumpoline is called 'a boing' in our house.

My favourite was ds1's description of DP's headphones as a 'song hat' when he was v small. He also calls a globe a 'ball map'. Ds2 calls tears 'eye drops'

ByThePowerOfGreyskull Wed 19-Aug-09 21:07:06

not logical ones but DS1 says
Karen Van (caravan)
Jackie Cakes (jaffa cakes)
Barbra Cube (BBQ)

midnightexpress Wed 19-Aug-09 21:08:29

BTPOG, ds1 calls the hazard lights in the car the 'haddock lights'.

RealityIsDetoxing Wed 19-Aug-09 21:09:04

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ByThePowerOfGreyskull Wed 19-Aug-09 21:09:49

grin midnight - I like it

weegiemum Wed 19-Aug-09 21:11:36

grin at "song hat"!

runnervt Wed 19-Aug-09 21:23:19

We get bounce-alines here! (although he seems to be growing out of it)

DMonabonfireinadeepdarkwood Wed 19-Aug-09 21:25:58

Ds still (5.5) calls caravans Caliban's - dh & I always look out for wild & tempestuous beasts inside....

dumbalina Wed 19-Aug-09 21:43:18

We have water sticks here for drinking straws.

5inthebed Wed 19-Aug-09 21:45:22

My DS1 still calls satsumas "zamzoomers".

He also used to ham with a hammer and hoove with a hoover.

Spottyotter Wed 19-Aug-09 22:48:57

Underbellas. Umberellas makes sense to me.

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