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RonJaDa Post time: 2013-7-17 23:08
谢谢您 - Thank You

Yeah, good metaphor
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As for me,when I was first time in Sweden in Winter 2008,it surprised me that cars will stop to let people walk across the road first,not like China here, most cars are driving fast, always in a hurry,when you want to walk across the road,usually you need to wait sometime,cars will whistle to scare you away from stepping forward.

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Stan, you're holding a gun to God's head. I can't think of a metaphor that's better than this.

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Spring20120419 Post time: 2014-1-10 10:16
As for me,when I was first time in Sweden in Winter 2008,it surprised me that cars will stop to let  ...

It's not only Sweden, it's pretty much in any part of the civilized world.
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Post time 2014-1-11 07:47:13 |Display all floors
grb Post time: 2013-7-9 15:15
When I went to a Home City supermarket and asked for deodorant!  They looked at me like I was crazy.

Have you thought the Home City supermarket staff know something about you, that you don't?m
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futsanglung Post time: 2013-7-11 11:06
I was refused entry to the Shanghai Metro as I had deoderant in my bag, the guard pointed at the f ...

That is correct, deodorant is flammable, and classed as dangerous on aircraft.
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futsanglung Post time: 2013-7-11 20:23
Subway, every station has an xray machine on the way in, the problem I had was at Shanghai Zhan.

How long have the x-ray machine se been in use?
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