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    masatoshi is offline Newbie
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    Default Boys Own range

    Hi there,

    "Beyond its scarggly streets awaits a Boys Own range of extraordinary
    adventures that, for many travellers, are the sole reason for coming to Bangladesh "

    What means "Boys Own range "

    regards,

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    Default Re: Boys Own range

    It means things that are fun, exciting and likely to appeal to those who like adventure. It's a reference to Boy's Own Paper - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia- if you scroll down to 'Contemporary Popular Culture', you'll see a mention of Boys Own as an idiomatic phrase in BrE.

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