Home  Maps  About

Home > SubChat
 

[ Read Responses | Post a New Response | Return to the Index ]
[ First in Thread | Next in Thread ]

 

view flat

Re: [PHOTO] Re: BMT Canarsie Line history question.

Posted by Steve B-8AVEXP on Fri May 22 21:44:59 2020, in response to Re: [PHOTO] Re: BMT Canarsie Line history question., posted by qveensboro_plaza on Fri May 22 16:38:14 2020.

My parents always got their Vs and Ws confused. They always pronounced Volkswagen the German way, "Folksvagen," and my mother would pronounce, "twelve," with a German flavor, "tvelf." They both spoke fluent German and picked up English on the fly after they came here in 1949.

Responses

Post a New Response

Your Handle:

Your Password:

E-Mail Address:

Subject:

Message:



Before posting.. think twice!


[ Return to the Message Index ]