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Old 07.04.2015, 16:36
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Re: What swiss german words do you like?

I mag eifach nid. pretty much what I mutter to myself every weekday morning when I wake up.
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I mag eifach nid. pretty much what I mutter to myself every weekday morning when I wake up.
Mer möged di au niid - say all the others.


P.S. This is a grammatical joke on the modal verb's polysemy. Don't judge me, judge language history.
CG: I can't be bothered.
F: We don't like you either.
But in German, it's the same verb mögen.
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Mer möged di au niid - say all the others.
Das het öppis, I always knew you were a bright guy.

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Old 07.04.2015, 21:04
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Re: What swiss german words do you like?

Schöggi
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Re: What swiss german words do you like?

"Huere siech"
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Old 07.04.2015, 21:36
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Re: What swiss german words do you like?

None, German sucks!

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Old 07.04.2015, 22:00
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None, German sucks!
1. The thread is a bout Swiss German
2. Sucking is a good thing.

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Old 08.04.2015, 07:21
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I'm not a pro at linguistics, but isn't the 'gang' a modification of gehen, gehe, gegangen? Rather than corridor?


edit. Well I guess the corridor in german is just the place of going: gang. Egg or chicken, which came first.

"Ich gang" is "I go" but "der Gang" "dä Gang" is the same as "dä Korridor"




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und also, Gopf-ä-Teckel, suscht gaaats no ?

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