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19 September 2014

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Description - Pick me up!
Colin, desperate for cash, and moonlighting as 'Colin's Cabs' has to pick people up by following their descriptions. Here's how the customers describe themselves.

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I have got grey hair (on me) and black trousersTha falt liath orm agus briogais dhubh
I have got blond hair and a red coatTha falt bàn orm agus còta dearg
I have got black hair and a white jumperTha falt dubh orm agus geansaidh geal
I have got ginger hair and a yellow coatTha falt ruadh orm agus còta buidhe
I have got blond hair and a green shirtTha falt bàn orm agus lèine uaine
I have got grey hair and a white skirtTha falt liath orm agus sgiorta gheal
I have got black hair and a red shirtTha falt dubh orm agus lèine dhearg
I have got brown hair and green trousersTha falt donn orm agus briogais uaine
I have got blond hair and a black coatTha falt bàn orm agus còta dubh
I have got ginger hair and a white shirtTha falt ruadh orm agus lèine gheal
I have got brown hair and yellow trousersTha falt donn orm agus briogais bhuidhe
I have got blond hair and a black shirtTha falt bàn orm agus lèine dhubh
I have got black hair and a red coatTha falt dubh orm agus còta dearg
I have got grey hair and a green shirtTha falt liath orm agus lèine uaine
I have got brown hair and red trousersTha falt donn orm agus briogais dhearg

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She has got brown hair, a red shirt and black trousersTha falt donn oirre, lèine dhearg agus briogais dhubh
She has got ginger hair, a green coat and black trousersTha falt ruadh oirre, còta uaine agus briogais dhubh
She has got grey hair, a yellow shirt and red trousersTha falt liath oirre, lèine bhuidhe agus briogais dhearg
She has got blond hair, a white jumper and red trousersTha falt bàn oirre, geansaidh geal agus briogais dhearg
She has got black hair, a yellow jumper and green trousersTha falt dubh oirre, geansaidh buidhe agus briogais uaine

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He has got brown hair, a white shirt and red trousers Tha falt donn air, lèine gheal agus briogais dhearg
He has got ginger hair, a green shirt and white trousersTha falt ruadh air, lèine uaine agus briogais gheal
He has got grey hair, black trousers and a green jumperTha falt liath air, briogais dhubh agus geansaidh uaine
He has got blond hair, black trousers and a yellow shirtTha falt bàn air, briogais dhubh agus lèine bhuidhe
He has got black hair, a green shirt and yellow trousersTha falt dubh air, lèine uaine agus briogais bhuidhe


footnotesGrey has two varieties - liath for shiny or silvery grey, and glas for dull grey. Red also has two words - dearg for bright, scarlet red, and ruadh for ginger, browny red, as with hair. If hair is 'dearg' it can't be natural - it must be out of a bottle!

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