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Cultural etiquette guide issued for London Olympics

by grimgraphix / August 12, 2010 2:36 AM PDT
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So how does one tell a Brazilian
by Steven Haninger / August 12, 2010 8:52 AM PDT

from and Argentinian to know what questions are permissible or how they prefer wine to be poured? Why not just educate all of these foreign guests on how to behave like Brits? On second thought, let's not. Devil

Sorry Mark. Wink

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No offense taken
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / August 12, 2010 10:23 PM PDT

You could have said worse, "lets educate all of these foreign guests on how to behave like Americans"!


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Brazilians speak Portuguese and Argentinians speak Spanish
by Ziks511 / August 14, 2010 2:37 PM PDT

The two languages are very different sounding. But then you could just say, Are you Argentinian? If he is he can answer Yes and not be offended, if he is Brazilian he can answer No, and you will not have asked him a personal question because he is not, in fact, Argentinian.


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