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Audiendus
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 5:28:17 PM
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Each participant in this game has to give an English word that also exists in another language, but with a different meaning. Specify the language and the foreign meaning. I'll start:

OURS (French for BEAR)
IMcRout
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 6:05:27 PM
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DIE (German for 'the' - female)
frosty rime
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 6:22:15 PM
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GIFT(GERMAN FOR "POISON")
Felipe Augusto
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 6:57:16 PM

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Location: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Come (Portuguese for 'to eat' - third conjugation present tense)
MAC
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 7:14:10 PM

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Location: Black Creek, Wisconsin, United States
Mist (German for manure)
Mr Epstein
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 8:48:25 PM

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Location: San Francisco, California, United States
Yo - Spanish for I and English (slang) for hello
R E H
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 9:00:56 PM

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Posts: 194
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Location: Stony Mountain, Manitoba, Canada
Sinister

Latin for left
Laveena Gomes
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 9:07:52 PM
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Tag (German for Day) - Name is used in the brand of watches - Tag Heuer Think
Hebble Tyson
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 9:57:59 PM

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Toast: in English, toasted bread; bread heated to a partial char
or, a salutation while drinking alcohol

In Athens, Greece, I was offered a "toast", and it was a sandwich.
Audiendus
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 10:16:46 PM
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Laid (French for ugly)
Kerry.P
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 10:30:16 PM
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Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Vent = French for wind.
Desiree
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 10:40:31 PM
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Location: Viña del Mar, Valparaiso, Chile
Casualty = In English " a person who is dead,wounded or injured. "casualidad " In Spanish = coincidence.
Anvesh Sunkesula
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 11:13:02 PM

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Location: Vishākhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
Kiss (to pee in swedish)
Doce
Posted: Sunday, March 30, 2014 11:46:54 PM

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Location: Vaslui, Vaslui, Romania
infatuate - (about some girls or women) who are conceited, acting self-important, full of themselves - in Romanian
Ravindra
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 12:37:29 AM
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Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Potty means grandmother in Tamil.

A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.
William Arthur Ward

Momsey
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 1:37:12 AM
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loop: to walk in Afrikaans
ppv117
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:16:20 AM
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Location: Vadodara, Gujarat, India
Come

In Hindi / Urdu means "Less"
Articulate Dreamer
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:27:27 AM

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Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Take

Marathi for to take the support of/ rest on

Joy Frohlich
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:28:48 AM
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Location: Remagen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
GIFT, in English a present, in German Poison, in Norwegian it means married.
papo_308
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:29:31 AM
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pot: sweat (noun) in Czech
Joy Frohlich
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:33:55 AM
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Tag German for Day in English means a little appendage or something which sticks out, such as a luggage label is often called a luggage tag. A piece of loose skin is a skin tag.
Joy Frohlich
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:35:39 AM
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Hat - in English a head covering. In German the third person singular of Haben the verb to have.
papo_308
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:41:53 AM
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Location: Velké Meziříčí, Vysocina, Czech Republic
pole: field in Czech
Joy Frohlich
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 2:42:59 AM
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Location: Remagen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Hat - in English a head covering. In German the third person singular of Haben the verb to have.
HasmukhDoshi
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 3:15:20 AM
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Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Very interesting quizz; so many already participated in very short time.
Hath(Gujarati word for hand)
Hath(English: As you know, 'third person singular present of have)
papo_308
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 3:33:55 AM
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pant: hinge in Czech
♡Borbotrincess♡
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 3:43:37 AM

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Location: Urbana, Illinois, United States
Man in farsi means "I".
Luker4
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 4:10:07 AM

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Location: Wrocław Pracze, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Poland
Polish
"ten" - this.
"no" - yep.
"most" - bridge
papo_308
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 4:12:10 AM
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punt: fly (part of trousers) in Czech
John MK
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 5:05:21 AM

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Location: Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
Kip = English slang for sleep; 'Chicken' in Danish.
Do = English verb for an action ("I do some work..."); 'I give' in Latin (1st person singular of verb 'to give').
Den = English word for a kind of 'playroom' or workspace; 'The' in German (Accusative singular definite article).
Loco = English abbreviation for a 'locomotive' (usually a steam train); Slang word for 'crazy' in American! (Britain and America: two nations divided by a single language Whistle )
IMcRout
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 5:37:53 AM
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sore - German (thieves' cant) 'loot, stolen goods'

war - German 'was'

sale - Italian 'salt'
Luker4
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 5:58:57 AM

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Location: Wrocław Pracze, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Poland
mów - speak (sounds like move!)

and daj - give (sounds like die) "die me" sounds like "give me" in Polish daj mi
Dancing
Momsey
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 6:52:18 AM
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skip = ship in Afrikaans
papo_308
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 7:07:30 AM
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Location: Velké Meziříčí, Vysocina, Czech Republic
tuna: ton in Czech
car: tsar in Czech

@John MK: 'loco' is actually a Spanish word, it means 'crazy'.
Doce
Posted: Monday, March 31, 2014 7:24:48 AM

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Location: Vaslui, Vaslui, Romania
vine - I came - in Spanish; he/she/it is coming - in Romanian
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