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Inventing swiss german

Does anyone else also enjoy inventing swiss-german?:
two starters
Horowhenua- pronounced hürrafenooa as an exclamation
Paitche for the remote control
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Vollbad, man.
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Wurst käse szenario!
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Re: Inventing swiss german

While Päitsche
is obvious, the other expression must be local
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Re: Inventing swiss german

are expressions such as "hürrageil" confined to teenagers in central switzerland?
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Re: Inventing swiss german

Answers here, http://www.blick.ch/news/schweiz/dar...id4179643.html
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Re: Inventing swiss german

gopferdammi nomal!
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Re: Inventing swiss german

are expressions such as "hürrageil" confined to teenagers in central switzerland?


NO, but outside the Inner-Schweiz it is huärägeil
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Re: Inventing swiss german

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are expressions such as "hürrageil" confined to teenagers in central switzerland?
Definitely not used in LU/OW/NW. I'd say 'hürrageil' is more VS.
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are expressions such as "hürrageil" confined to teenagers in central switzerland?
I suggest you try it out on a woman past the age of 50 and see the reaction you get.

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Old 20.09.2015, 15:43
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I suggest you try it out on a woman past the age of 50 and see the reaction you get.
Sir, not even my new-fangled contraption called a computer can be persuaded to quote the text to which you are referring. And it is far from being 50 years old. Really, this sort of word usage is completely unnecessary.
It would certainly suffice to say, 'It is quite thrilling' or perchance 'Most interesting'.

Now, where did I leave my smelling salts?

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