Originally Posted by Canoe stream
Jag inte förstår.
Originally Posted by codybear
je ne comprends pas
Paula, did you google my reply? For everybody else, Jag inte förstår
means 'I don't understand' in Swedish, which was Paula's reply en français
reveals itself when heard phonetically; it sounds quite similar to the German verstehen
The aside is -- in 1970 Susie (mon marie
) and some college mates spent the summer traipsing through Europe. Susie taught her girlfriends enough Swedish to fend off the young Italian men -- the latter being sure they were addressing Americans (do you think Susie's red, white & blue miniskirt gave it away?). The young men became confused and actually gave up when they couldn't figure out what language was being tossed at them.
We now return you to the program already in progress...
flower power -- McGovern