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RIP obscure languages ...

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Claws for Concern, Sep 18, 2007.

  1. Claws for Concern

    Claws for Concern Active Member

    There are languages throughout the world that are dying off as fewer people speak them.

    I know I can't speak jive.

  2. Chef

    Chef Active Member

    Ciban ibanibibibodiby spibeak hiborse libatibin ibanibymibore?
  3. Flash

    Flash Guest

    Jive is now known as 'street.'
  4. old_tony

    old_tony Well-Known Member

    Shiiiiiiiiiiit (golly).
  5. Trouser_Buddah

    Trouser_Buddah Active Member

    Oh, stewardess, I speak jive...

  6. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Well-Known Member

    My knowledge of COBOL becomes more useless every day.
  7. EStreetJoe

    EStreetJoe Well-Known Member

    Sorry but I need subtitles for jive:
  8. EStreetJoe

    EStreetJoe Well-Known Member

    anguageslay ecomingbay istinctexay? believableunay.
  9. I see Alfalfa speak is not mentioned.
    I haven't heard John Boy and Billy use it for a number of years. The originator, Mabel from Hinton (W.Va), is really getting up in years.
  10. Chef

    Chef Active Member

    I prefer horse to pig.
  11. OnTheRiver

    OnTheRiver Active Member

    Well done.
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