ausfire Posted August 8, 2017 Share Posted August 8, 2017 I often get visitors from overseas at my demos, especially at this midwinter time of year which is our high tourist season. I can make some sort of amateurish stab at French but know zilch about any other languages. Anyway, it's interesting to note where people come from, and I think they like it if you show an interest in their part of the world. We have erected a chalkboard in the smithy, and I invite visitors to contribute their word for blacksmith. The list is growing every day. We added Spain today. One character suggested that I place New Zealand there as well. When I said that I thought New Zealanders spoke English (well, nearly) he said no, I would have to write 'smuth'. That got a bit of a chuckle from visitors,. Might do it just as a joke. Here's the set up: Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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