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Post Whoring - Part 2

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Anyone interested  in buying a BMV? :D

 

 

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On 4/6/2017 at 3:30 PM, The Stig said:

Anyone interested  in buying a BMV? :D

 

 

Interestingly my German teacher used to pronounce it as Bay-em-vay

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1 hour ago, Crosswind said:

Interestingly my German teacher used to pronounce it as Bay-em-vay

Germans pronounce w as a v sound and v as an f sound :)

Hence Volkswagen = folks wagon

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7 minutes ago, The Stig said:

Germans pronounce w as a v sound and v as an f sound :)

Hence Volkswagen = folks wagon

In German, v = fau, w = veh. If the letter W is in a word, its pronounced 'v' but if its just the letter, its pronounced 'veh'. For example, 'Werke' part of Bayerische Motoren Werke is pronounced 'verk' but the W in B.M.W would be pronounced 'veh'.

But then, Germany is Europe's largest country so there must be dozens of regional dialects out there, which makes it impossible even for the natives to agree on which is the right pronunciation.

 

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This guy does the best car reviews! He was in Carbuyer earlier.
 

 

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Found this old Volvo at my mechanic's place .
Engine and gear box replaced with same of L300.
Steering wheel from a Toyota.
And the best part is dashboard from a Trad Sunny.

20161008_175130.jpg

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On 4/26/2017 at 10:05 PM, Magnum said:

This guy does the best car reviews! He was in Carbuyer earlier.
 

 

oh yes. That guy is very good!

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Guys, we are closing this post whoring thread and opening a whole new thread since this thread has become very slow due to too many pages…You can continue it on post whoring – 3 thread !! [Click Here]

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