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Re: Forum for Languages

Postby Detective TurtleHolmes » Tue Aug 25, 2009 4:39 am

Ach, ye cannae reed whut Nef Yoo's talkin' abowt, ya wee scunner. Ye hain't from the olde kountry, ach ye? He was talkin' bowt farmin', an' steelin' dem coo-beasties!

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Re: Forum for Languages

Postby daftbeaker » Tue Aug 25, 2009 7:41 am

Have you ever heard an actual Scottish accent DTH? Because that looks suspiciously like the Nac Mac Feegle.
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Re: Forum for Languages

Postby Roy Hunter » Tue Aug 25, 2009 10:27 am

Actually, if you read it aloud in the voice of a Jamaican impersonating Shrek, it's not too bad.
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Re: Forum for Languages

Postby Detective TurtleHolmes » Wed Aug 26, 2009 1:02 am

daftbeaker wrote:Have you ever heard an actual Scottish accent DTH? Because that looks suspiciously like the Nac Mac Feegle.
Whut? Ye think ye kensaye that to a reel blue-skinned Scotsman loik me an' git away wif et? Have at ye!

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