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Old September 23rd, 2013, 02:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Mike M View Post
It is not speaking in French. It is using the word "retard" in the correct manner. Retard (slow down) the engines. However, the automated voice has a French accent.

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Mike
Yup, it's not Franglaise or even Angfraise.

It's just what happens when a number of languages take words from the Latin root, in this case retardare.
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