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  1. Thread: Moving to Europe

    by miu
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    I think a good way to start thinking about it is...

    I think a good way to start thinking about it is to simply think what kind of work you could do. There are a lot of stuff you can do without having to speak the language perfectly or at all but they...
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    Why not simplu reduce the price of healthy foods...

    Why not simplu reduce the price of healthy foods instead of threatening people with taxes or taking away health services. If we had a fat tax on food, it'd probably make peopel think twice before...
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    I've sene quite a few operas but if I have to...

    I've sene quite a few operas but if I have to pick one, I'd pick Carmen. It's the perfect lesson of how you ruin things when you just don't believe when someone clearly tells you what's not good for...
  4. Thread: Tiktak

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    Someone outside Finland actually knows them...?...

    Someone outside Finland actually knows them...? :souka: I'm not really a fna of theirs, though, but everyone knwos their sonsg since they play them a lot when they play them. I hear they decided to...
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    In such light, if we are so keen to soread urban...

    In such light, if we are so keen to soread urban myths everywhere, why aren't we more interested in advertising something that isn't a myth, such as tolerance. After that we are all free to speculate...
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    Let me rephrase: a vocabulary that aims to be...

    Let me rephrase: a vocabulary that aims to be accurate in defining specific words for things that involve a more undefined concept is rather rigid and does require that we all have the same sort of...
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    I think raising such an issue in fact makes you...

    I think raising such an issue in fact makes you think what it really is that you wish to change. Is it to create new words about something, wish people thought more like you or is it that you hope...
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    Well, after noticing that the discussion seems to...

    Well, after noticing that the discussion seems to have come to a halt, I thought it would be interesting to introduce another point of view to the discussion. Namely, if the West specifically does...
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    I don't see how the first answer in example 1...

    I don't see how the first answer in example 1 directly leads to poor driving and drinking habits. Couldn't it also be that your partner is always on time and if he says he will be home at a certain...
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    The test you described sounds a lot like the...

    The test you described sounds a lot like the Finnish matriculation exam, which is done as the end of upper secondary school. I'm not quite sure to which countries or country the cheating applies,...
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    I like salmon soup. I have made this soup many...

    I like salmon soup. I have made this soup many times to friends form other countries and was a bit surprised when some of them said that it's not really even a soup -- more like a watery stew or...
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    Carrot and feta cheese soup 500g carrots 1...

    Carrot and feta cheese soup

    500g carrots
    1 onion
    5dl vegetable/meat stock
    1dl cream
    100g feta cheese
    some thyme

    1) Peel and chop up the carrots and the onion (cleaning the carrots is a...
  13. In general, I find it extremely disappointing...

    In general, I find it extremely disappointing that people are sometimes simply unable to be nice. It doesn't take all that much effort, really :clueless:
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    I didn't read all of the discussion but perhaps...

    I didn't read all of the discussion but perhaps it has something to do with the fact that the Arabic countries used to have a great significance but nowadays many people from those areas have fallen...
  15. I can sympathize with the people who consider the...

    I can sympathize with the people who consider the French stuck up. I had a rather unfortunate encounter with a middle-aged French man in Italy who was quite impolite to me just because I exchanged a...
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    The origin of Finns isn't understood in a very...

    The origin of Finns isn't understood in a very clearly, as far as I know.

    According to one theory, the Sami originally populated Finland. Around 3800-3000 BC the Fenno-ugrian language started...
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    That's pretty interesting... I haven't really...

    That's pretty interesting... I haven't really thought about that before! You always first think about things like eye colour, body strcture and whatnot, not the face as such.

    Maybe from now on,...
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    When I introduce myself, i think I usually first...

    When I introduce myself, i think I usually first say my age and what I do. That is, a 22-year-old university student. In my opinion being a student is somethign that I can most identify myself with...
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    I would have to say that the top two that comes...

    I would have to say that the top two that comes to mind are nurses and people in customer service. I'm talking about customer service in a broad sense including waitresses, cashiers, etc. In Finland,...
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    Poll: I answered "other kind of English" because I...

    I answered "other kind of English" because I think my English is mix of American and British English. My pronunciation is closer to Brit English but the idioms etc I use are more often American than...
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    Poll: I used to smoke maybe 3 to 5 cigs a day and now...

    I used to smoke maybe 3 to 5 cigs a day and now smoke only if I go out. I first smoked when I was 16 or and it was sort of my 'teen rebellion' thing because I didn't drink at all when I was younger...
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    The traditional Finnish foods that include rice...

    The traditional Finnish foods that include rice are casseroles (e.g. carrot casserole), sausages, carelian pies and rice porridge. I guess there are other foods, too, but I think rice has been more...
  23. Thread: Autism epidemic ?

    by miu
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    I saw a documentary about that a certain kind of...

    I saw a documentary about that a certain kind of vaccination given to small children causes autism... It isn't proven to be true that it directly causes autism, but some people firmly believe this is...
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    I would most definitely have to agree with this....

    I would most definitely have to agree with this. The text looks very similar to how I type :relief: When I chat with someone, I always mistype. Always :blush: I type quite fast but have never...
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    That's Not What I Meant!

    Do you ever feel like people just don't get you? Or that something you mentioned gets you into an argument that escalates into a battle of wills? I'm reading a book about conversational styles...
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