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Thread #132499   Message #4055487
Posted By: Senoufou
27-May-20 - 01:30 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
I always say "Volkswagen" in my best German accent. But we both say 'Beamer' for BMW. I do find some of the youngsters' short texty-type speech amusing. My niece (not all that young, but very trendy) always types 'soz' for 'sorry', which makes me smile.