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my splendid language skills [Jun. 12th, 2010|10:26 am]
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When my mom told me I needed to go buy something, I ordered my cat lounging nearby to do it instead. Of course she totally ignored me. I then said "Why doesn't Moki [my cat's name] hannoushinai?" One second later I realized that doesn't make ANY sense. XD; Sometimes switching languages mid-sentence just fails miserably. I do it often.

[User Picture]From: modorenai
2010-07-23 06:47 pm (UTC)
Haha, actually that DID make sense to me when I first read it. It may be ungrammatical (is "ungrammatical" even the right word to use to describe a sentence made up of two completely different languages?), but it definitely gets the intended meaning across. I think generally people who know at least two languages would be so used to randomly combining both languages that they would be used to weird mish-mash sentences. *grin*
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[User Picture]From: insaneneko
2010-07-28 05:44 am (UTC)
Yeah, these things usually aren't thought out and come out very odd. :P
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