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Pirate Speak Answer Key

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Th' Answers

He be gone to Davey Jones' locker

  1. He went to the saloon
  2. He went to a party
  3. He is dead
  4. He drank too much coffee

Shiver me timbers!

  1. I am so surprised
  2. My legs are cold
  3. Light the fire
  4. I need a haircut

Hang the jib!

  1. Go to the restroom
  2. A hand expression of peace
  3. To go fishing
  4. To frown


  1. Lights out
  2. Eyes
  3. A harbor town at night
  4. A pirate’s torch

Hempen halter

  1. To talk in one’s sleep
  2. Pipe tobacco
  3. The hangman’s noose
  4. To complain


  1. Goods seized by force
  2. a good friend
  3. a slipper
  4. really strong onion


  1. Shoot
  2. Stop
  3. Desperate
  4. Fat


  1. A dance
  2. An idiot
  3. Eat like a slob
  4. To cheat