Mudcat Café message #3224042 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #44800   Message #3224042
Posted By: GUEST
16-Sep-11 - 04:05 AM
Thread Name: Word meanings in Banks Of Sicily
Subject: RE: Word meanings in Banks Of Sicily
All the anglicised versions just sound stupid to me, English people should not sing this song at all if they can't get a grip on the Scots language,and then they really shouln't sing it anyway.

The translation into English is what we call ' bastardised '

Dave H