11 January 2007

Its a "J" Dude

Most of the mehicans (opps, no that was not on purpose. Mexicans do not pronounce the letter 'x'), do not pronounce the letter 'j'. Hence, Rajeev becomes raheev, Jose becomes hose, and the icing on the cake is Gaudalajara becomes "valahara". Man, these guys are tricky ;-)
K.Shyam
Tags: Mexico

Posted by Shyam Krishnaswamy at 8:47 PM

2 Comments

  1. Blogger The Talkative Man posted at Friday, January 12, 2007 at 8:15:00 AM GMT+5:30  
    lol yes, never realised that the 'Jose' we say in TN as in 'Jose Varghese' or 'Jose Tea stall' shud be 'Hosay' ;-)
  2. Blogger K.Shyam posted at Friday, January 12, 2007 at 10:22:00 PM GMT+5:30  
    That is not all. Talking with the Mexican guys in English is really funny ;-)
    K.Shyam

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