British slang can be confusing to the uninitiated and to those in the know. From cockney rhyming slang to words stemming from Latin the origins of British slang are as varied as they are weird! The team at fivesquid is fascinated by British slang and was intrigued to research the British slang words that relate to the various individual denominations of the UK currency. As it turns out there are countless ways to talk about money and not all of them are that obvious even to those in the know. So for those of you know that don’t know your monkey from your bread then this infographic will have you talking the British monetary lingo in no time.
Infographic Source: https://www.fivesquid.com/blog/article/on-the-money-british-slang