Subject: Re: Why should I say "Cheese"?
On 28/11/2017 1:01 @wiz, Savageduck wrote:
> On Nov 27, 2017, Whisky-dave wrote
> (in article<email@example.com>):
>> We're not sure when or where a photographer first asked his or her subjects
>> to state the name of the delicious dairy product, but we do know that when
>> you say "cheese," the corners of your mouth turn up, your cheeks lift and
>> your teeth show. It looks like a smile, and since smiling is what we do in
>> pictures, the instruction seems pretty practical.
>> I wonder how this works in other languages .
>> I'll ask some foreigners I know.
> Neither the Portuguese queijo, nor the Spanish queso fit.
In Portugal it's customary to say "honest politician".
Guaranteed at least a smirk...