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Re: American Words

Postby pinkeye » 02 Aug 2019, 00:04

Apparently .... Hello is an American word.

It springs from the old world Hullo.
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Re: American Words

Postby johnsmith » 02 Aug 2019, 15:06

pinkeye wrote:Apparently .... Hello is an American word.

It springs from the old world Hullo.



it only became popular with the advent of the telephone
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Re: American Words

Postby greggerypeccary » 02 Aug 2019, 15:34

johnsmith wrote:
pinkeye wrote:Apparently .... Hello is an American word.

It springs from the old world Hullo.



it only became popular with the advent of the telephone


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Re: American Words

Postby pinkeye » 02 Aug 2019, 22:49

oh .. and , of course .. DOH!.
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Re: American Words

Postby HBS Guy » 03 Aug 2019, 13:35

You mean D’oh!
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Re: American Words

Postby pinkeye » 03 Aug 2019, 21:55

D'oh?

Jeez I always thunk it was doh!.

Must say, in all humbleness, I've never watched one single whole episode.! :bgrin
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Re: American Words

Postby HBS Guy » 04 Aug 2019, 09:31

Neither have I, yuck. But read an explanation of it somewhere.
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