Maybe Nakatago can help!

Chats, Flames, Jokes, Junks. Don't know where to post ? You've just found the right place.
Post Reply
User avatar
ksl
Governor
Governor
Posts: 5989
Joined: Mon, 19 Jul 2004 8:52 pm
Location: Singapore
Contact:

Maybe Nakatago can help!

Post by ksl » Sun, 05 Jun 2011 2:00 am

Found this quite interesting and strange if true!


http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/f ... 435751.stm

User avatar
nakatago
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 8358
Joined: Tue, 01 Sep 2009 11:23 pm
Location: Sister Margaret’s School for Wayward Children

Re: Maybe Nakatago can help!

Post by nakatago » Sun, 05 Jun 2011 6:43 am

ksl wrote:Found this quite interesting and strange if true!


http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/f ... 435751.stm
* yeah, it's true
* it's just a culture of fun and preferences for terms of endearment
* it works pretty much the same way as nick names you can get if you're in the military. People think its "cute"
* also a lack for a more global view which really doesn't bother to check for possible cross cultural faux pas

And...

* fyi, I don't have a nick name. No one just bothered and I like it that way
"A quokka is what would happen if there was an anime about kangaroos."

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to “Leisure Chat, Jokes, Rubbish”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests