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The Swiss Franc Ate My Dollar!
June 5, 2012
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I nervously ordered a drink in my best French accent.  “L’eau con gassom” s’il vous plait.  Our local Geneva colleague nodded approvingly. “Three languages used in one sentence, now you are truly a Swiss.”  Any country with four official languages is bound to be somewhat confusing for someone who doesn’t speak any of them.  Most […]