masb1987 (masb1987) wrote in linguaphiles,
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I was having a conversation with an Australian friend, and she uses the term "doodle" to mean penis, whereas I (an American from Ohio) use it to mean "draw." Is this a local thing? When you use the word "doodle," do you mean "draw," "penis," or something else?
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  • Il donne sa langue au chat

    It is not enough to read French correctly. It is not enough to literally understand what is written. You also need to be French in order to…

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    I'd like to ask you what would a French soldier say, after he receives an order, before he goes away. I believe in English it's simply "Yes, sir!"

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