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#209279 - 12/03/05 12:05 AM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: Ed_Morris]
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Ed-sannn,

Cha shibaki-ni ikahen ka?

Hon-nara ato-dena

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#209280 - 12/03/05 11:31 AM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: butterfly]
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sore ja ikimashou ka!

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#209281 - 12/03/05 01:31 PM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: Ed_Morris]
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New York accent? I figured an Osaka ben was more like...a Southern drawl...you know...friendly like.

Ed, you are a regular Steven Segal...at least it's funny to hear an Osaka accent from a round-eye .

And I cheated of course...wife's from Osaka.

Later, dude! Coffee's on me.

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#209282 - 12/03/05 07:43 PM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: butterfly]
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coffee? I thought 'Cha shibaki' meant 'Long Island Iced Tea' !!? lol

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#209283 - 12/04/05 06:09 PM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: Ed_Morris]
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Quote:

They only watch it in Japanese on DVD...the stuff on US TV isn't translated well and sounds plastic.



dubbed stuff is a crap, no doubts... no intonation, no wordplay, no choice of language forms left... but bittorrent usually saves the day... one can get plenty of new subbed anime with bittorrent
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#209284 - 12/04/05 10:18 PM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: butterfly]
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thanks...I think
I didn't get the Segal reference. then again, I'm not hip on his stat.

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#209285 - 12/05/05 12:27 AM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: Ed_Morris]
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Segal speaks perfect Japanese, but has an Osaka-ben. Funny. Check out Above the Law again when he speaks to the Japanese computer lady.

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#209286 - 12/05/05 11:55 PM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: butterfly]
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He got very good Thai as well [although not fluent]. And the thing that shocks me, he has a northern accent on it. That's some really strange stuff.

-Taison out
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#209287 - 12/05/05 11:58 PM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: butterfly]
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my Japanese suucks now...really. the kids refuse to let me butcher it...."give it up dad - eigo hanashinasai!".

eigo hanashinasai = 'speak English!' (like an order or strongly suggesting)

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#209288 - 12/06/05 01:47 AM Re: Japanese language practice thread [Re: Ed_Morris]
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Domo arigato mister roboto!!!! Domo....domo...domo....!!!
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