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Re: MLB investigating Yunel Escobar eye black slur

Postby ayebatter » Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:00 am

bigh0rt wrote:
ayebatter wrote:
bigh0rt wrote: It was all exacerbated by the fact that it was caught on YouTube. That's the only one I recall.


That's an awful big word for the fags in here to understand. ;-)
Is it weird that I read all your posts in Clint Eastwood's voice?


The way it should be. ;-D
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Re: MLB investigating Yunel Escobar eye black slur

Postby wrveres » Fri Sep 21, 2012 4:40 pm

One thing about the Spanish language, the slang can have very different meanings from one region to the next. I've experienced this first hand a number of times, so asking a bunch of bilingual American kids for the proper translation isn't a solid way to gauge intent. Another example is "mano". Some regions view that as slang for brother while others view it as hand, or even hired hand, maybe even a person beneath you type of thing.
I've used mericon before and like many other words in all languages, it depends upon intent.
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Re: MLB investigating Yunel Escobar eye black slur

Postby bigh0rt » Sat Sep 22, 2012 7:36 pm

wrveres wrote:One thing about the Spanish language, the slang can have very different meanings from one region to the next. I've experienced this first hand a number of times, so asking a bunch of bilingual American kids for the proper translation isn't a solid way to gauge intent. Another example is "mano". Some regions view that as slang for brother while others view it as hand, or even hired hand, maybe even a person beneath you type of thing.
I've used mericon before and like many other words in all languages, it depends upon intent.

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