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75% and I am swiss!
I think it was the red shoes...
62%...it definitely was the red shoes
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Old 25.07.2012, 10:41
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Re: How Swiss are you?

87%; but I gave the answers I thought they were looking for (how swiss is that)?!
Would have been nice to know which one I got 'wrong' though!
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Old 25.07.2012, 10:42
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75% and I am swiss!
I think it was the red shoes...
After two years I scored 50%, not bad for an American


The red shoes made me laugh. We had a friend from the states visiting and she said, "What is with all the red shoes here?"
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Old 25.07.2012, 10:48
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Re: How Swiss are you?

i have the lowest score so far and i'm half swiss, 25%

i just prefer a good steak
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Old 25.07.2012, 10:51
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Re: How Swiss are you?

Holy...

75% for a 6 month-er.

At this rate I will be 150% Swiss by Xmas. Where I will probably take a month's holiday...
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After two years I scored 50%, not bad for an American


The red shoes made me laugh. We had a friend from the states visiting and she said, "What is with all the red shoes here?"
This was one bit of the quiz I didn't get. I got 87% but didn't get the "red shoes" reference.

In Zurich the only shoes I see seem to be either black office shoes or those lace up Converse style in a myriad of colours.

Are we talking red shoes in the style of Wizard of Oz Dorothy of Kansas?
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25%
Ahh, that past weekend in London did me good
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Old 25.07.2012, 11:28
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Re: How Swiss are you?

100 %
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Old 25.07.2012, 11:44
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Re: How Swiss are you?

a disappointing 62%
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Old 25.07.2012, 11:50
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Re: How Swiss are you?

87%
You answered 7 out of 8 questions correctly

Red show, seriously??
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Old 25.07.2012, 12:30
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Re: How Swiss are you?

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This was one bit of the quiz I didn't get. I got 87% but didn't get the "red shoes" reference.

In Zurich the only shoes I see seem to be either black office shoes or those lace up Converse style in a myriad of colours.

Are we talking red shoes in the style of Wizard of Oz Dorothy of Kansas?

The Swiss are apparently well known for wearing red shoes (can't say I've seen many).
This is an article by Diccon Bewes who wrote 'Swiss watching'.
See number 3.

http://www.dicconbewes.com/2010/06/0...-to-swissness/
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87%; but I gave the answers I thought they were looking for (how swiss is that)?!
Would have been nice to know which one I got 'wrong' though!
after having 75% I took it again, did the same thing as you and tried to get full marks. ended up with 62%...
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87%
You answered 7 out of 8 questions correctly

Red show, seriously??


http://theredshow.bandcamp.com/album...e-it?permalink
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Re: How Swiss are you?

Oh dear, embarrassingly I passed. I nearly selected red shoes after reading the book Swiss Watching, but I (un)wisely chose the correct answer.
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Re: How Swiss are you?

I'm swiss and I only got 50%. Guess I'm a bad swiss then.
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Re: How Swiss are you?

100% naturally
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Re: How Swiss are you?

Hm... I scored 50% after 2.5 years here.

At this rate, I guess I'm on track to score 100% right about the time I'm ready to apply for my C permit...
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Re: How Swiss are you?

25% after three years and I thought I was well suited for the Swiss way of life
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Re: How Swiss are you?

First time taking it trying to give the answers they were looking for I got 100%

Second time giving normal answers 67%

I've live here accumulatively 7 years, but come on, some of them you can't help but answer correctly!
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Old 25.07.2012, 13:01
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Re: How Swiss are you?

After 18 years 37% & proud of my roots!
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