I move to you
Check out this current advert on telly that seems to annoy the Dutch and non-Dutch alike.
This man’s accent is exaggerated (no kidding), but the ‘I move to you, you move to me’, an explanation of haggling grates on our collective nerves. And then the ‘smart woman’ solves the entire issue by shopping online for her ‘vacashun’. Nice and bourgeois.
Tags: advertising, vacation
January 24th, 2011 at 7:51 pm
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January 25th, 2011 at 11:11 pm
I’m not even sure where he gets the moving part from!
January 28th, 2011 at 9:47 am
Thank you for your nice Move. I like it very much.
March 8th, 2011 at 2:50 pm
Sadly, I know people that speak just like that. But I also live in Limburg… 😛
July 28th, 2011 at 7:45 pm
Well, for me it did not sound like a Dutch accent at all, rather some Eastern European!
July 17th, 2012 at 2:36 pm
two hundred zirty
March 29th, 2013 at 3:34 pm
“if I may fall with the door in house”