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    • Join Date: Nov 2006
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    #1

    speaking to my child

    Good morning everybody,
    I would like to know how English parents call parts of human body when speaking to their children. I mean something like "tiny tum". Actually, I am wondering how they call childīs bottom. It is hard to find such words in any dictionary. Thanks for Your help.
    Marketa


    • Join Date: Nov 2007
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    #2

    Re: speaking to my child

    tum tum
    botty (bottom)
    teggies (teeth)
    toesies (toes)

    are the ones I remember.


    • Join Date: Mar 2005
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    #3

    Re: speaking to my child

    Hi.

    You will always find the following dictionary useful to find such colloquial words.

    Urban Dictionary: Define Your World

    Thanks,

    Peter

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