Pup finishes off his toy sooner than anyone expected - unpacked and in shreds.
The Scottish Word:


“Ah’ve bocht him a chewy toy when ah wiz oot, ah’ve pit it oan the side table ben the hoose.”


ben: in or towards the inner part of the house, the best room.

“I have bought him a chewy toy when I was out, I have put it on the side table in the inner part of the house.”


Illustration Friday. toy.

We have a new dog and this is not far from the truth.

Several parts Manchester Terrier to several other mystery parts. A rescue mongrel.

Gardening is likely to prove difficult from now on.

I only have to stick a trowel in the ground once for the dog to muscle in and dig furiously.

The Scottish Word: ben with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.

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