30. August 2016

Spotlight: 102 English things to do von Alex Quick

102 English things to do

Be nice

Every month, author Alex Quick explains the behavior and

Habits of the English. In this first essay, he examines what English people mean when they use the word “nice”.

 

Imagine a discussion about holidays at an English hairdresser:

 

“How was the food?”

“Nice!”

“What was the weather like?”

“Nice!”

“What was the hotel like?”

“Nice!”

“What were the people like?”

“Nice!”

“What were the blokes like?”

“Nice!”

“What were the beaches like?”

“Nice!”