Monday, May 26, 2008

Warning: this post contains explicit language.

I received a great gift in the mail today. It's a set of cuss cards.

On each card, is a cuss word translated into 7 different languages: English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, and Swedish. Ya never know when you'll be traveling in one of these European countries and might need to use one of these words, right? As I've learned while living in France, it's always well regarded when one immerses themselves in the language. And I'm in dire need of learning more French cuss words.

Today's word:

11 comments:

Jill said...

Those are hilarious! Do they also tell you how to sound it out, so you say it correctly?

Jennifer said...

Good to know. I want to see "asshole" next.

Victoria said...

oh those are great.
could you post a weekly installment showing us a new card?

Emily said...

Victoria - that's a good idea. I'll try. :)

tiennie said...

I so want those cards! You have to share all of them with us!

Ruth said...

Oh, these are great! I second the weekly installment!

quatrepattes said...

Oh, oh, I want some, I have a Canadian friend who would die for them, please please give us weekly installments!!

quatrepattes said...

p.s. what is Suite Francaise like? I have it but have not started reading it yet.
Lune x

AnnieG said...

Could I just carry these around when I'm in France in the Fall and just flash them at the person I want to cuss at? This eliminates the need for proper pronunciation.

Danie said...

Bookmarked...your blog and the cuss cards :)

Nell said...

OMG- Hilarious!!!