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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by Barang_doa_slae » Tue Aug 11, 2015 2:48 pm

Cambodian men might not hug each other for greetings but compensate by spooning a lot on morbikes :lol:
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by Samouth » Tue Aug 11, 2015 10:18 pm

Barang_doa_slae wrote:Cambodian men might not hug each other for greetings but compensate by spooning a lot on morbikes :lol:
so true haha. it would be really bizarre to see two Cambodian men hugging each other. I have never hugged my Cambodian friends, no matter how close we are.
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by prahkeitouj » Tue Aug 11, 2015 10:52 pm

Samouth wrote:
Barang_doa_slae wrote:Cambodian men might not hug each other for greetings but compensate by spooning a lot on morbikes :lol:
so true haha. it would be really bizarre to see two Cambodian men hugging each other. I have never hugged my Cambodian friends, no matter how close we are.

Yes, I never see they hug each other too. It is just informal of our greeting, but formal way is Som Pah.
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by prahkeitouj » Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:02 pm

kiwiincambodia wrote:
Username Taken wrote:This is the eskimo kiss.

Don't worry, it's safe for work.
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It's very interesting to know different ways of greeting in your cultures. I think NZ and Eskimo greeting are similar.
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by prahkeitouj » Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:25 pm

Samouth wrote: It is good to experience different culture in your own country.
Yes, some cultures are great! I admit hugging is the best greeting when you are not in your home country. It really reduces homesick. :friends:
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by Samouth » Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:45 pm

prahkeitouj wrote:
Samouth wrote: It is good to experience different culture in your own country.
Yes, some cultures are great! I admit hugging is the best greeting when you are not in your home country. It really reduces homesick. :friends:
hahaha i hug all the time, but not with Cambodian.
បើសិនធ្វើចេះ ចេះឲ្យគេកោត បើសិនធ្វើឆោត ឆោតឲ្យគេអាណិត។

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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by Jamie_Lambo » Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:48 pm

@samouth & little salary
you might find this video interesting...
:tophat: Mean Dtuk Mean Trei, Mean Loy Mean Srey
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by prahkeitouj » Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:51 pm

Samouth wrote: hahaha i hug all the time, but not with Cambodian.
Hahahaa... I hug few times and not with Cambodians either. Hahaaa...
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by Samouth » Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:58 pm

Jamie_Lambo wrote:@samouth & little salary
you might find this video interesting...
This video reminded me when i was on Koh Rong there were two people, one man and one woman playing this game on the beach. Yes i did hugged them both. This was kinda funny for me as i have never experienced anything like this. It was really new to me.

I think Cambodians might think that i am stupid if i play this game with them.
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Re: greeting in your culture

Post by Samouth » Wed Aug 12, 2015 12:00 am

prahkeitouj wrote:
Samouth wrote: hahaha i hug all the time, but not with Cambodian.
Hahahaa... I hug few times and not with Cambodians either. Hahaaa...
hahaha why GM didn't receive one, poor GM.
បើសិនធ្វើចេះ ចេះឲ្យគេកោត បើសិនធ្វើឆោត ឆោតឲ្យគេអាណិត។

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