Saturday, September 21, 2013

A Little Nice Speech

TBT:  The Cat Blogosphere is international.  Sometimes "we" get comments in languages "we" (sadly) do not understand, sometimes we get translated comments into English that take some thought to understand.  Any failure of understanding is on my part, of course.  More people can read and speak "English" than I can other languages. 

So I thought this a good time to say thank you to them...

Dankie -Afrikaans
Ke a leboga -Sepedi
Danke - Dutch
ngyabonga -zulu
Merci -french
Gracias-Spanish
Obrigado-Portugese
grazi- Italian
Spasibo- Russian
doumo arigatou- Japanese

There were more, but it was either 10 languages or 1,000 and I thought 1,000 too many to post.  I do apologize for those not mentioned, but trust us here at Mark's Mews that we appreciate the comments and do our best to see the care in your words...


18 comments:

Vanessa Morgan said...

"Danke" is German. In Dutch we say "Bedankt" ;-)
Have a lovely weekend.

Punapippuri said...

Kiitos teillekin! And thank you to you too, in Finnish.

The Furries of Whisppy said...

Xie Xie! That's thank you in Mandarin (one of the Chinese dialect). :)

Katnip Lounge said...

We say thank you this way: PURRRRRRR

Flynn said...

We thank everyone who takes the time to visit us too. You have just made mum think that maybe we should put the google translate widget on our blog. Mr Google often makes funny mistakes in translation, but it still may help our non English speaking visitors.

Brian said...

That was very nice and so past due from all of us. We truly appreciate our international visitors too and we are so glad you said it so well!

Maxwell, Faraday and Allie said...

Toda raba to you for this post (that's how we say it!). I like Flynn's idea of the translate widget!

Sparkle the Designer Cat said...

My human says TY! She speaks text.

The Selvage Fairy said...

In Hebrew: To da

The Island Cats said...

Y'know, we never thought about the fact that peeps that don't read English visit us. Maybe we should put a Google translator on our blog.

MOL @ Sparkle's comment.

ANGEL ABBY said...

That is lovely! We may have to look into that translator too!!!
of course the universal language is the the purr!!

Derby, Ducky said...

It is fun to have furiends all over the place. We learn so much.

Sometimes, Cats Herd You said...

What a wonderful idea. We visit some non-English blogs but don't comment there. So it stands to reason that there are probably non-English speakers who might visit us, too. We love how cat blogging has let us meet cat lovers all around the world, and we appreciate our international visitors, too. Thank you for making us stop and think about it!

Mr Puddy said...

Kob kun krab = Thank you in Thai ( for Mancat )
Kob kun kaa = Thank you in Thai ( for Girlcat )

But I prefer...PUUUUUUURRRRR like everyone here : )
Have a great Sunday
xoxo

Spitty-the-Kitty said...

Spasibo to Ceiling Cat that I didn't make Iza-Lambie mad at me last night. Whew! Dodged *that* bullet!

The J-Cats said...
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The J-Cats said...

We see someone's already added "Toda Rabba" in Hebrew - but We would like to say it anyway!

Trixie & Caspurr

Ginger Jasper said...

You are so right and I also like to thank international friends for visiting. Like Flynn said maybe time to put a google translate widget on my blog. Hugs GJ xx