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Expat Lingo

Observations of a Serial Expat. An American who has lived in Zhuhai, China; Cambridge, England and now Hong Kong. Comics, humorous stories, thoughts on Hong Kong vs. The Mainland, Hong Kong news and more

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Most Recent Posts from Expat Lingo

Holiday chocolates: Zwarte Piet or racist cop?

Has the concept of Sinterklaas and his Zwarte Pieten left you scratching your head? I’ll admit that even after observing hoards of white Dutch people in black-face, I was still […]

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 3:34 pm

Sinterklaas and Zwarte Piet arrive in the Netherlands with a lot of baggage

Each holiday season abroad, I stumble across something new. In Zhuhai it was pole dancing at a company Christmas party, in Cambridge it was a family Panto show filled with […]

Posted on 17 November 2014 | 9:09 pm

Breakfast of champions

I have explained to several dumb-founded Dutch people that Americans eat waffles and pancakes for freaking breakfast. In the Netherlands this is not done. Waffles can be eaten as a […]

Posted on 10 November 2014 | 8:59 pm

Deciphering European Hieroglyphs or: How to use a microwave in Holland

Microwave Literacy Quiz Demonstrate your knowledge of European domestic appliance symbols by answering the following questions. Refer to Figure 1. Figure 1  1. Setting “A” is used to: (a) Shower […]

Posted on 3 November 2014 | 8:41 pm

The Spy Who Loved My Tacos

“Это уже 8:30. Она не придет. давайте дуть этот стенд тако!”  (It’s already 8:30 am. She’s not coming. Let’s blow this taco stand!) I am squatting behind a vine-covered fence […]

Posted on 26 October 2014 | 8:09 pm

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