04 April 2009

Child of the millenium, soon to be disillusioned. Or, Evian is naive spelled backwards

Me (to Anglo-American offspring being raised in French-speaking Belgium, trying to determine whether she's been more influenced by American English or British English): OK, so what do call trottoir in English?

Youngest: Hm... Sidewalk.

Me: And what about the back of a car?

Youngest: I know. Trunk!

BF (a Brit): And what about where water comes from? What it comes out of....

Youngest: A bottle?

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