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Overheard in London: this week’s #wordonthestreet

James Manning

‘We need a work internet and a pleasure internet.’

‘If I was a millennial, I’d take a photograph of that.’

‘I’ve got a large umbrella, and when I walk down the Strand, I prong everyone.’

‘I’m going to start buying sourdough when we move to Teddington.’

‘Freedom or cock… It’s a hard choice.’

‘Hinge? More like unhinged.’

‘There’s a dog on my street that I’ve mistaken twice for a floating plastic bag.’

‘I didn’t know you had to wait a year until your next birthday.’

‘I love touching up post. My nan used to do it too.’

‘Oh God, I’ve been spelling “covfefe” wrong all this time.’

Every week you share the weird things you’ve overheard in London. Above, a few perplexing snippets from the past seven days – don’t forget to tweet us your own!

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