(one) catch no ball

(one) catch no ball

One does not understand or comprehend what was just said. The phrase is unique to the colloquial English spoken in Singapore. A: "Well, you can tell which side he butters his bread on." B: "Butters his bread? Sorry, could you explain what you mean? I catch no ball."
See also: ball, catch, no
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