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mollusque commented on the word quine-mine
This phrase is listed in In Other Words, A Language Lover's Guide to the Most Intriguing Words Around the World by C. J. Moore (2004), however, I can't find any bona fide uses online. Does it actually occur in French?
December 18, 2012
sionnach commented on the word quine-mine
une quine-mine: a mocking gesture made by placing your thumb on one cheek and flapping the open hand. Not recommended for beginners.
June 19, 2009