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Where did this saying come from?

Lynda Harvey

Brummie Born and Bred
Something that has just come to mind was the saying 'Thats better by a long chalk' Where did that come from? Or was it just a saying in our house?
Sure one of you will know it.
Lynda on a very cold and windy Wales day.


Gone but not forgotten. R.I.P.
Thats a good page Colin, I had it once thanks for finding it :)


master brummie
Hi Linda,
Dont know where the phrase came from but my folks used it and I still do today!:rolleyes: