Re: send Bigbabytalk sample
|From:||Jonathan Chang <zhang2323@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 10, 2000, 3:21|
In a message dated 2000:09:09 8:08:05 PM, hsteoh@QUICKFUR.YI.ORG writes:
AiYaH! wat a lot memory this bring to me, lah... hehe...
<< One thing foreigners, computers, & poets have in common is that they make
unexpected linguistic associations. >>
* Jasia Reichardt
- creative cyberneticist *
>LOL!!! You know what, this sounds very similar to Singlish (Singaporean
>Pidgin English, very similar to Manglish, the Malaysian version of it).
>Check this out:
>And laugh your heart out. (Hint: the first laugh is to know that "ah kow"
>is the casual equivalent of "mr. dog", derived from Hokkien.) This page
>has lots of common expressions, tho to catch the full humour, you gotta
>know how to pronounce it with pitch accent. ;-)