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Americanisms killing English

Postby Barnsley » Fri, 29 Dec 2017 5:06 pm

Life is short, paddle harder!!

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Re: Americanisms killing English

Postby earthfriendly » Sat, 30 Dec 2017 3:55 am

The imperialism that is.......... Corporate America

Kleenex = tissue
Xerox = to photocopy
Yelp = to look up customer review

I had to google in order to locate this forum. And then there is Apple....... oh never mind , this one is still a fruit. That comes from the state of Washington :D

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Re: Americanisms killing English

Postby earthfriendly » Fri, 02 Feb 2018 2:04 am

Hey, and not forgetting the ubiquitous chapstick (i.e. lip balm).

“Ask not what your country can drool for you, ask what you can drool for your country!” @PetroNL tweeted.



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