A Conversation for English Slang

Shank's Pony

Post 1


it's to walk somewhere as opposed to using powered transport to get there.
usage:- going by shank's pony/ by shank's mare.
any one know why?

Shank's Pony

Post 2


Isn't shank an old word for leg?

Key: Complain about this post

Write an Entry

"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a wholly remarkable book. It has been compiled and recompiled many times and under many different editorships. It contains contributions from countless numbers of travellers and researchers."

Write an entry
Read more