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RE: Disaster
Jacob's crackers = Knackers ROFL Big Grin
04-05-2015 11:43 AM
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I don't know about anybody else but I use Mate as a greeting! for someone I regard as a friend.. So all you on here are my MATES or good friends simples Wacko Good

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04-05-2015 01:04 PM
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Man, did this thread get derailed. Rofl

Here in the states people look at you weird when you use "mate" because here it's strictly used in its literal sense: a person you are committed to and have sex with. Big Grin

Where you Brits use mate, we use bro.
04-05-2015 01:36 PM
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It has got a bit derailed. .. You in the States are my Bro's you in UK are my Mate's to save confusion just refer to people as "My good friend" Good

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04-05-2015 01:48 PM
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It's funny, when I'm speaking out loud I call people "amigo" because I used to work in a restaurant with a bunch of Hispanic guys and we spoke Spanish all the time. But in writing I call people "mate." And with other people my age (like when I visited my old college) I say "bro" or "dude" instead. Lol I never realized this before. 
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04-05-2015 02:03 PM
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(04-05-2015 01:36 PM)JohnnyMac Wrote:  Man, did this thread get derailed. Rofl

Here in the states people look at you weird when you use "mate" because here it's strictly used in its literal sense: a person you are committed to and have sex with. Big Grin

Where you Brits use mate, we use bro.


Oh God, anything but "bro" lol.  I use Dude .  I got called "my homeboy" , that doesn't work for me , i won't put up with "homey" either .
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04-05-2015 03:21 PM
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aight peeps; what it is, know?

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04-05-2015 08:41 PM
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Pal is a dangerous one to use here. Amongst older folks it means friend - to me and younger folks it pretty much means "enemy"

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04-05-2015 08:48 PM
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(04-05-2015 08:48 PM)Don Wrote:  Pal is a dangerous one to use here. Amongst older folks it means friend - to me and younger folks it pretty much means "enemy"

I thought me and you were the older folk Don Tongue

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04-05-2015 08:54 PM
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I'm talking about the old. Where I work, that means over 75.

"Chum" is even worse - it means "prepare for war"

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04-05-2015 09:10 PM
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