Translations of Common British Phrases That Are Baffling to Americans

In the latest video from Anglophenia, host Siobhan Thompson translates “away with the fairies,” “swings and roundabouts,” and other British colloquialisms that are likely baffling to American ears. We previously posted about Thompsons’s verbal tour of the British Isles.

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