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reesetee commented on the word norfuk
This is why I ask. :-)
August 29, 2007
uselessness commented on the word norfuk
If I was in the Navy, I doubt I'd have a problem with the occasional accidental vulgarity. ;-)
August 28, 2007
Good thing you were never in the Navy. Or were you? ;-)
That's why Norfolk is on the No-No list. I'd just as soon pretend it doesn't exist. ;-)
So if you speak that language, you can't ever tell people without getting a smirk in return.
John said a bad word!!
john commented on the word norfuk
"A campaign to preserve a unique hybrid language spoken by the descendants of the Bounty mutineers on an isolated South Pacific island has been given a boost by the United Nations.Norfolk Island's blend of 18th-century English and Tahitian, known as Norf'k or Norfuk, will be featured by Unesco in the next edition of its Atlas of the World's Languages in Danger of Disappearing."- from Telegraph.co.uk, August 24, 2007
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