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Phillip.Laplana wrote:

You can survive on potato and butter for your entire life.

Hmm.. that depends on the person. If they are allergic to dairy and starch :joy:

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VeePerez24 wrote:

Sheena wrote:

Smartchiny wrote:

Sheena wrote:

Magandang Umaga!

Maganda- (root word) beautiful/good

Umaga- morning

This sounds really nice to pronounce.

Anyway, please what country and culture is this language from. Your location states U.S.A.

I think it will be nice to also know the country.

Hi! Sorry, I forgot, that is a Filipino Language. I'm a Filipino living in the US, and still proud of my national language Tagalog

and native dialect Visayan. :hugging_face:

Kudos to you Sheena! Proud Filipina! :heart_eyes:

Thank you Vee! :wink:

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Smartchiny wrote:

Sheena wrote:

Magandang Umaga!

Maganda- (root word) beautiful/good

Umaga- morning

This sounds really nice to pronounce.

Anyway, please what country and culture is this language from. Your location states U.S.A.

I think it will be nice to also know the country.

Hi! Sorry, I forgot, that is a Filipino Language. I'm a Filipino living in the US, and still proud of my national language Tagalog 

and native dialect Visayan. :hugging_face:

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Magandang Umaga! 


Maganda- (root word) beautiful/good

Umaga- morning

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Jess.PWinkler wrote:

GonzaloA wrote:

I am curious... how does the tower grow in summer ?

When some materials are heated they expand, that is why the tower grows, the metal expands :)

Jess.PWinkler wrote:

The largest cells found in nature are ostrich eggs. Before fertilization, the entire interior of the egg consists of a single cell, which can weigh up to 5 pounds.

Are their eggs the biggest?

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Jess.PWinkler wrote:

A flea can jump up to 200 times its own height. That is the equivalent of a human jumping the Empire State Building.

That’s why Im so paranoid with them and they’re hard to eradicate. Keep the trivias coming! :+1::skin-tone-2:

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 A baby can cost new parents 750 hours of sleep in the first year. - My life now :sweat::joy:

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GonzaloA wrote:

the comedy 2 Broke Girls is funny

this reminds me of me and my roommate last year :joy:

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leosmith wrote:

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where can I find that Brick movie?

I watched it on netflix.

Thank you, found it! :hugging_face:

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SarahSchaffer wrote:

leosmith wrote:

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I got hooked up with Breaking Bad and it was the baddest series for me. Walter White was so smart! I finished the series in less than 1 week! lol.

If you liked that, watch the movie Brick. Very cool, and "smart".

Love Brick - but, man, even as a native speaker, it was hard to follow that dialogue!

where can I find that Brick movie? 

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leosmith wrote:

Sheena wrote:

I got hooked up with Breaking Bad and it was the baddest series for me. Walter White was so smart! I finished the series in less than 1 week! lol.

If you liked that, watch the movie Brick. Very cool, and "smart".

I will watch that, thanks for recommending that show. :grin::+1::skin-tone-2:

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dragonsky wrote:

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Anyone here have seen Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul?

I love Breaking Bad, I think it's one of, if not the best show of all time.

Still haven't started Better Call Saul, but I'd definitely recommend you to start with Breaking Bad.


I got hooked up with Breaking Bad and it was the baddest series for me. Walter White was so smart! I finished the series in less than 1 week! lol. 


Watch Better Call Saul, this series is related and happened first before Breaking Bad. It's a nice one too! :+1::skin-tone-2::raised_hands::skin-tone-2:

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Anyone here have seen Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul?

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[quote name="Phillip.Laplana"]

Gangnam Style nearly broke Youtube


Lol hate to admit but I love that song!

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Doreen.Paurnia wrote:

* Do you know that only Vatican and the Philippines. Has no divorce law

That's true they dont recognize it, because marriage is holy. That's why it's hard to teach sex education in the Philippines as well, which I thought is important.

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In the 1980s, Pablo Escobar's Medellin Cartel was spending $2,500 a month on rubber bands just to hold all their cash. :scream:

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there is more alcohol in mouthwash than in wine! (let me get drunk with Listerine lol! :rolling_on_the_floor_laughing:)

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GonzaloA wrote:

Canada produces 70% of maple syrup

In Canada, milk is stored in bags

that’s interesting! That’s why its called maple, Canada also had maple leaf on their flag 

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I just learned that In the Pacific its called “Typhoon” and “Hurricane” in Atlantic. Be vigilant and stay strong to those people who are in the area of calamity. :pray::skin-tone-2:

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I mean the "generous" word 


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leosmith wrote:

GonzaloA wrote:

GonzaloA wrote:
she is the most generous celebrity

When I ask you to cite something, I mean I want you to post a link that confirms it. Cite is short for citation.

Sheena wrote:

Oprah?

She is probably more generous than Ellen, but I could be wrong.

that's what I thought :hugging_face:

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This is interesting! 

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that is weird! ahaha i didnt know that

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Oprah?

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Active pa ba dito? hello sa lahat ng pinoy! Mabuhay!

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Ganoon talaga ang ibang pinoy, kapay may mali sa ingles nila, minsan nilalait at pinagtatawanan imbes na tulungan ang kapwa. 

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I’m not usually into movies or series but after I watched GOT, THE YOUNG POPE, ROME, OZARK. I am excited to see the next season now. 

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I just finsihed binge watch GOT :hugging_face:, try MY LOVE FROM ANOTHER STAR, it's a nice one

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anyone's up for random trivia? :hugging_face:

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I've been reading articles about backpackers blogs on how they earn to travel, some of them have a certificate for passing the TOEFL and they're able to teach english classes in the UK & Asia to support their needs, it's motivational & that's what inspired me to travel. 

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I’m not sure, but I think if you pass the TOEFL, you can teach English language to some other countries like UK, Australia and some other countries in Asia.

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I took the IELTS for a 1 yr. class but did not proceed with the assessment. Next time, I will just take the TOEFL instead. I was able to go abroad in the US for my internship without any language assessment, the filipino agencies are the only ones that are strict about it. 

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Yes, other countries in Europe also requires that. 

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It worked when I updated it using my phone but not on the computer/laptop

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I know and it's crazy that IELTS is their basis.

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No, you need to take all the 4 skills. And Ielts is no joke it is expensive.


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I did but it never worked.


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unable to change date of birth in profile 

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English language is global and the most common language spoken in the world. It's just that I am confused why other countries/jobs require you to take IELTS before you go abroad/get hired, even if you will not use all the different techniques, as long as you can communicate and understand others, there won't be a problem.

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