Subject: Re: Why should I say "Cheese"?
On 2017-11-27 14:22, Whisky-dave wrote:
> On Monday, 27 November 2017 08:13:44 UTC, anon...@internet.none wrote:
>> Why should I say "Cheese"?
>> Ever since I was born in the 1950's I have been told to say "cheese"
>> whenever someone wants to take my picture.
> 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.
It is "patata" over here
Some say "whisky".