Ravintolassa - A Finnish swear word?

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Post by Hank W. » Mon Nov 03, 2003 3:12 pm

That norwegia fellow just has his ÄÄÄÄÄ's all borked up. Now it looks like bortstststststs

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Re: Ravintolassa - A Finnish swear word?

Post by MasterTMO » Thu Oct 13, 2016 12:52 am

Major thread necromancy - sorry about that. The source is Bill Bryson's "The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way". It's an interesting read, even if apparently his source for Finnish swear words was pulling his leg. ;)

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