Subject: Re: Why should I say "Cheese"?
On 11/28/2017 4:11 AM, Noons wrote:
> On 28/11/2017 1:01 @wiz, Savageduck wrote:
>> On Nov 27, 2017, Whisky-dave wrote
>> (in article<firstname.lastname@example.org>):
>>> We're not sure when or where a photographer first asked his or her
>>> to state the name of the delicious dairy product, but we do know that
>>> you say "cheese," the corners of your mouth turn up, your cheeks lift
>>> 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...
The expression, "honest politician", sounds like an oxymoron.