One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘I always turn up to the gym ready to start, and either go home stinky or run prudishly to the showers and change there.’
- ‘In England, you can ask for 'the bog' if you are in a pub, 'the little boy's room' or 'the girl's room' if you are in prudishly polite company.’
- ‘Surprisingly for a French film of the postwar era, Ne de Pere Iconnu is often prudishly old-fashioned.’
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