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Old 12 Jul 2005, 00:40   #1 (permalink)
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The other day I was washing my car as my father asked me where I had washed to rinse it off. I told him "I finished this side and have a partial on the roof." I didn't realize that I had used that term in a normal conversation for a few minutes. I had a good laugh about it then rolled a 4+ to see if I finished it.
My question is have you ever acciaccidentallyd warhammer lingo in normal conversations?

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You have no idea how many times I've screamed "Death to the false emperor!" randomly in the middle of a conversation.
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Never..ever, what ever you do, go orky. I'm constantly telling my friends that "I'm da Warboss an dats why I gets da biggest ice cream! An if yer dun like it I'll give yer a thumpin!" Ork language as well as the mindset that goes with it has permeated my existence. But den, when yer 'ave da powah of da WAAAGH!! runnin' all through ya, anything is possible!
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Hm no not exactly, although I used to play a lot of online games and I often intentionally say online lingo in rea life situations. Some examples..

"Omfg your such a hax0r tee bee haych" - Whenever my brother or one of his friends does something really jammy/flukey

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I tend to say Feth or Frag when I'm in a GW store (since they have a no swearing policy). I say Feth sometimes in the 'real world' as well, depending on the situation.

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Old 12 Jul 2005, 14:26   #7 (permalink)
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I use words across all boundries.

From computer gaming to WH: Calling all Skaven players 'Team Killers', and yelling "Sweet frag!" at every kill...

WH to real world: Referring to one of my jobs (collecting trolleys at a department store) as a 'Cleanse Mission'. Also blaming all strange events on Tzeentch...
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Feth also, quite common for me to use that and other Tanith combat-cant actually
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Feth also, quite common for me to use that and other Tanith combat-cant actually
Especially when laser-questing.

I believe our team's full combat-cant is as follows:

Tanith Magna: return to home base.
Straight Silver: charge!
Tanith: a member of our gaming team.
Vervunhiver/Verghastite: A player on our side who isn't "Tanith".
Volpone: A player on our side we dislike, or doesn't help our side.
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