“To tolchock some old veck in an alley and viddy him swim in his blood”

A slang dictionary Burgess had been worked on has been discovered and is underwhelming apparently.

The Guardian Anthony Burgess’s lost dictionary of slang discovered 2017 June 03

The Guardian Anthony Burgess’s slang not so ‘horrorshow’ after all 2017 June 04


“In Manchester there is a whole part of the city for gay people,” she said. “There is even a place there saying Gay Village.

“In the evenings gays and lesbians are having fun not only inside but also outside and they do not hide their feelings.”

Alisa Titko also claimed it was no surprise Manchester’s men “become gay”, because the city’s women “are fat, not sexy” and “simply disgusting to men”.

She wrote: “The fat hangs from the stomach, sides, and doesn’t fit in their jeans. In clubs, they still pull on tight leggings and mini dresses.”