It's time to pick a few more foreign words and phrases to enter our collective lexicon

I’ve grown weary of “deja vu” and “zeitgeist” just isn’t doing anything for me any more.

That’s right, it’s time to pick a few more foreign words and phrases to enter our collective lexicon, so let’s start doing that in this thread!

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Gezellig!

Bless you

gemutlichkeit is a nice one

Bless you.

Oh, I see

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Atishoo

isn’t this just Dutch Hygge?

Can I get a translation for this one please?

Nah, sorry about that. Just trying to get the thread off to a light-hearted start

It means “you idiot, you messed the whole thing up and now I’m sad”.

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Nah but has some similarities

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Oberschenkel is a far superior word to thigh.

Using “Salidas” instead of “Departures” on all relevant signage in major British transport hubs

  • Good idea, let’s get this actioned
  • Good idea but I’ll need to sleep on it
  • Bad idea, let’s can it

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Where is “Bad idea, let’s get this actioned”?

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Rubbing my oberschenkels?

Yeah, that is better actually.

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In the garbagé

‘Fussgaengerzone’ is infinitely better than ‘pedestrianised area’ imo

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I like using twp instead of stupid (pronounced twp)

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Vafanapoli!!!

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