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That's one way to learn a language…

That's one way to learn a language…

As anyone who’s tried to learn a language will know, the conversations in language books tend to be extremely dull, anodyne and bear little resemblance to reality.

For a twist, how about having a Norwegian woman with a false moustache and breastplate,
talking to herself in Cantonese about getting to a whorehouse (and ordering chicken)…

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ssF_DlF7wGA&hl=en&fs=1]

(spotted via british-chinese.blogspot.com)

1 Comment

  • Hmmm. Reminds me of being greeted in misguided German by my colleague on Friday. So many things get lost in translation it is a miracle humans manage to communicate at all.

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