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Old 09.08.2018, 16:06
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Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

Seems "Douche" is the de rigeur perjorative for the day:

https://www.englishforum.ch/complain...k-advisor.html

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Old 09.08.2018, 16:08
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

I guess you aren't the only one stealing ideas off the internetz?
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Old 09.08.2018, 16:14
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

You're going to have to get used to it. The coddled Millennials are now the working class. The entitled right to complain will be defended to Godwin! Blame will be laid, no personal responsibility will be taken and they will have their avocados and eat them as well!


It happens every generation worse: We treasure love our children to death--never letting them grow up. They do, and the world changes as their generation gains control.


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Old 09.08.2018, 16:18
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

What's Instagram?
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Old 09.08.2018, 16:30
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

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What's Instagram?
And why do people keep referring to each other as "showers" and "shower bags"?

The German equivalent is better "Warmdusche" but not as good as "Sitzpisser". Much better for Instaface.
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Old 09.08.2018, 16:35
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And why do people keep referring to each other as "showers" and "shower bags"?

The German equivalent is better "Warmdusche" but not as good as "Sitzpisser". Much better for Instaface.
'Douche Bag' in English and 'Shower bags' might be similar in design, but very different in use.
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Old 09.08.2018, 16:52
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

Douche is a fun word.
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Old 09.08.2018, 16:56
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Douche is a fun word.
If you say so
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Old 09.08.2018, 17:42
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What's Instagram?
nickname of my drug-dealer. I need a gram? I instantly get it
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Old 09.08.2018, 17:46
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

Why did you say US teenagers ?

One of the threads was written by a Chinese woman, and the OP from the other thread is from a *sensitive* country (according to her bank) ?
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

Yes. Sensitive douches are in.

A douche is just a bit worse than a doof.
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Why did you say US teenagers ?

One of the threads was written by a Chinese woman, and the OP from the other thread is from a *sensitive* country (according to her bank) ?
Maybe OP meant "we" teenagers, rather than "us" teenagers…

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Old 09.08.2018, 19:41
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

I thought that 'douche' was French for SwissGerman?

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Old 09.08.2018, 19:58
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Why did you say US teenagers ?
Because it's an American English term, popular among teenagers? Just a guess, like.
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

THIS is a douchebag:



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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

Looks like a set of anorexic bagpipes...
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Old 09.08.2018, 21:18
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Old 09.08.2018, 21:29
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You're going to have to get used to it. The coddled Millennials are now the working class. The entitled right to complain will be defended to Godwin! Blame will be laid, no personal responsibility will be taken and they will have their avocados and eat them as well!

It happens every generation worse: We treasure love our children to death--never letting them grow up. They do, and the world changes as their generation gains control.


So is this the snowflake-generation coming up? I'm sure we'll have lots of fun with those. They will probably call us douche bags for not comprehending the tragedy of their life.

Something went wrong with "loving them to death" though, huh?

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And why do people keep referring to each other as "showers" and "shower bags"?

The German equivalent is better "Warmdusche" but not as good as "Sitzpisser". Much better for Instaface.
Sitzpisser? ROFLMAO, first time I hear that one.

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LOL.
But honestly, Tom, what are those white tubes? It looks scary.
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Old 09.08.2018, 21:31
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Re: Did EF temporarily become Instagram for US teenagers?

If you say Sitzpisser really fast, sounds like you're calling the cat..
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Old 09.08.2018, 21:45
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But honestly, Tom, what are those white tubes? It looks scary.
As a woman, you should know better than I.

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