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  • Lupin 1Lupin 1 Posts: 8,916

    Who stepped into the garden?

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  • WelshonionWelshonion Posts: 3,114

    Well, they are all used as informal measurements and comparisons.  The length of a London bus; as in the latest massive ship is the length of 58 London buses; that was on TV the other night.  An area the size of a football pitch, the Isle of Wight, and a very common one - Wales, they say it all the time - and lastly, an area the size of France.

  • chickychicky SurreyPosts: 8,889

    Brilliant Welshonion  - that has been on my mind all night, and now i have the answer. You could add an Olympic Size Swimming Pool to your list too - a very common comparator for volume.  Wonder who dreamt them up to start with?

    We did not inherit the earth from our grandparents.  We’re borrowing it from our children.
  • WelshonionWelshonion Posts: 3,114

    Oh yes, I like the swimming pool!

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