Monday, April 30, 2007

The ABCs in Chinese

Did you know that the Chinese language is over 4000 years old and has around 5000 commonly used characters? Yes, that is FIVE THOUSAND…I didn’t just accidentally fall asleep while typing the zeros there.

I think we need to get in on this. We all need our own character to add to their language. Hell, they have that many, what’s one or two more gonna hurt?

Here’s mine. Feel free to use it whenever you think of the following: ouch, disaster, chaos

2 comments:

iamnot said...

Sciatica.

Kurt said...

On the minus side, they have a much higher incidence of wolverine attacks in urban areas.