Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Friday, October 14, 2005

The Meaning of Tingo...

My tutor today was telling me about a book that's just been published on foreign words that have no translation in English (he was asking me what bakku-shan means):The Meaning of Tingo. I think 'uitwaaien' must be my favourite...

By the way, 'bakku-shan' is a woman who looks beautiful from the back, but not from the front ( mean). The 'shan' part of it comes from the German "schön'. Omoshiroi ne~


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