Do You Speak English?    <b>*    The British Ambassador walked briskly into the foyer of a Washington hotel, and stopped for a moment to speak with one of the bright-buttoned servitors in the lobby. After he walked on, an assistant manager who had noted the incident, went over to the boy and said, "What did the Ambassador want?" "I don't know," answered the bell-hop. "He couldn't speak English."    </b>*    Link: http://www.language-translation-help.com/british-english.html

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Do You Speak English? * The British Ambassador walked briskly into the foyer of a Washington hotel, and stopped for a moment to speak with one of the bright-buttoned servitors in the lobby. After he walked on, an assistant manager who had noted the incident, went over to the boy and said, "What did the Ambassador want?" "I don't know," answered the bell-hop. "He couldn't speak English." * Link: http://www.language-translation-help.com/british-english.html

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You are getting quite cocky with these jokes, M.

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ZonkeyBalls ZonkeyBalls

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The British Ambassador walked briskly into the foyer of a Washington hotel, and stopped for a moment to speak with one of the bright-buttoned servitors in the lobby.

After he walked on, an assistant manager who had noted the incident, went over to the boy and said, "What did the Ambassador want?"

"I don't know," answered the bell-hop. "He couldn't speak English."

Link: http://www.language-translation...h-english.html

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Marianne Marianne OP

You are getting quite cocky with these jokes, M.

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ZonkeyBalls ZonkeyBalls

In response to “You are getting quite cocky with these jokes, M.

Let's say a bit ironic ...
(smile)(biggrin)

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Marianne Marianne OP

I haven't tried learning new languages in twenty years, perhaps this would be a good time to start/stop.

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ZonkeyBalls ZonkeyBalls

Yes, Zonkey, how about starting? You got some excellent bases.
(smile)

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Marianne Marianne OP

"No sé, patrón. He no speak inglés." (biggrin)

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Thinkerbell Thinkerbell

In response to “"No sé, patrón. He no speak...

Muy bien, Campanilla! (clap) (smile)
Pero podría ser un botones italiano ...
En este caso:
«Io non lo so proprio, signor direttore; lui non parla (capisce) inglese.»
(smile)

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Marianne Marianne OP

In response to “(biggrin) (biggrin)...

(smile)(y)(biggrin)

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Marianne Marianne OP

In response to “(smile)(y)(biggrin)

The guitarist's name is Gerhard Graf-Martinez. (biggrin)

iHola, Gerhard!

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Thinkerbell Thinkerbell

In response to “The guitarist's name is Gerhard...

Lol - thank you, Thinkerbell, I checked, of course.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G..._Graf-Martinez

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Marianne Marianne OP

In response to “Muy bien, Campanilla! (clap) (smile) Pero...

He should learn....he should speaka lika me ah

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