Does this normally happen in our culture?
Do we do this?  <ul><li>To shake hands when we meet someone for the first time. </li></ul><ul><li>To kiss on both cheeks w...
Do we do this?  <ul><li>To spit in public </li></ul><ul><li>To call most people by their first names </li></ul><ul><li>To ...
Do we do this? <ul><li>For men to cook, clean or do other household work </li></ul><ul><li>To interrupt people when talkin...
Do we do this? <ul><li>To ask guests to leave when it gets late or if you are busy </li></ul><ul><li>To serve guests only ...
Oops! They did it again!  Hilarious errors!
 
 
 
 
 
More errors!  <ul><li>Illiterate? Write today for free help.  </li></ul><ul><li>Dog for sale: eats anything and is fond of...
More errors! <ul><li>Vacation special: have your home exterminated.  </li></ul><ul><li>Get rid of aunts. Zap does the job ...
More errors!  <ul><li>On an electrician’s truck: Let us remove your Shorts.  </li></ul><ul><li>Wonderful bargains for men ...
More errors!  <ul><li>Persons are prohibited from picking flowers from any but their own graves. – A cemetery  </li></ul><...
Hope you had fun!  
More errors!  <ul><li>A superb and inexpensive restaurant. Fine food expertly served by waitresses in appetizing forms. </...
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TBW lab1

  1. 1. Does this normally happen in our culture?
  2. 2. Do we do this? <ul><li>To shake hands when we meet someone for the first time. </li></ul><ul><li>To kiss on both cheeks when we greet or say goodbye to a friend </li></ul><ul><li>To take someone out to dinner (pay for dinner) for his birthday or when he gets a promotion </li></ul><ul><li>To be a little late to meet friends </li></ul><ul><li>To be a few minutes late to work or to business meetings </li></ul>
  3. 3. Do we do this? <ul><li>To spit in public </li></ul><ul><li>To call most people by their first names </li></ul><ul><li>To ask people their ethnicity or nationality when you meet them for the first time </li></ul><ul><li>To sing in public </li></ul><ul><li>For women in the family to make important decisions like which school to send children to, how to spend money, etc… </li></ul>
  4. 4. Do we do this? <ul><li>For men to cook, clean or do other household work </li></ul><ul><li>To interrupt people when talking </li></ul><ul><li>To give gifts to teachers, doctors, government officials, bosses </li></ul><ul><li>For students to wear suits or dresses or formal clothing </li></ul><ul><li>To invite people to your home </li></ul>
  5. 5. Do we do this? <ul><li>To ask guests to leave when it gets late or if you are busy </li></ul><ul><li>To serve guests only drinks and chips or small snacks </li></ul><ul><li>To disagree with older people or people who are more powerful than you </li></ul><ul><li>To give up your seat for older people or women </li></ul><ul><li>To get promoted to a much higher position than your family or friends </li></ul>
  6. 6. Oops! They did it again! Hilarious errors!
  7. 12. More errors! <ul><li>Illiterate? Write today for free help. </li></ul><ul><li>Dog for sale: eats anything and is fond of children. </li></ul><ul><li>Amana washer, $100. Owned by clean bachelor who seldom washed. </li></ul><ul><li>Tired of cleaning yourself? Let me do it. </li></ul><ul><li>Mixing bowl set designed to please a cook with round bottom for efficient beating. </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t kill your wife. Let our washing machine do the dirty work. – An appliance store </li></ul>
  8. 13. More errors! <ul><li>Vacation special: have your home exterminated. </li></ul><ul><li>Get rid of aunts. Zap does the job in 24 hours. </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted: Hair cutter. Excellent growth potential. </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted: Man to take care of cow that does not smoke or drink. </li></ul><ul><li>Christmas tag sale. Handmade gifts for the hard to find person. </li></ul>
  9. 14. More errors! <ul><li>On an electrician’s truck: Let us remove your Shorts. </li></ul><ul><li>Wonderful bargains for men with 16 and 17 necks. -- Clothing store </li></ul><ul><li>We will sell gasoline to anyone in a glass container. – A gas station </li></ul><ul><li>Slow cattle crossing. No overtaking for the next 100 yrs. -- Side of a road </li></ul><ul><li>Stock up and Save! Limit: one per customer. </li></ul>
  10. 15. More errors! <ul><li>Persons are prohibited from picking flowers from any but their own graves. – A cemetery </li></ul><ul><li>Our motto is to give our customers the lowest possible prices and workmanship. – A shop </li></ul><ul><li>No children allowed. – A maternity ward </li></ul><ul><li>Mental Health Prevention Center – A medical building </li></ul><ul><li>Don't stand there and be hungry, come in and get fed up. -- In a Restaurant window </li></ul>
  11. 16. Hope you had fun! 
  12. 17. More errors! <ul><li>A superb and inexpensive restaurant. Fine food expertly served by waitresses in appetizing forms. </li></ul><ul><li>After tea break staff should empty the teapot and stand upside down on the draining board -- In an office </li></ul><ul><li>And now, the Superstore -- unequaled in size, unmatched in variety, unrivaled inconvenience. </li></ul><ul><li>Anyone leaving their garments here for more than 30 days will be disposed of. -- Notice in a dry cleaner's window </li></ul>
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