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Postby scorp123 on Wed Mar 07, 2007 6:23 am

NiksaVel wrote:only serbs talk that way :)
Out of curiosity ... but how would you then say it in Croatian? This IT talk in our language(s) (technically it's still the same IMHO given those few and small differences ??) is sure as hell confusing. I really prefer if anyone I talk to uses terms such as "fajl" (file), "dajrektori" (directory), "skrin" (screen), "davnlod" (download), "sidi wrajter" (CD writer) and other transliterations borrowed from English rather than those silly terms such as "datoteka" they came up with. OK, I can forgive "papirna korpa" (paper bin) or "smece" (trash can), but when they start talking about their home folder as "dom" or "kuca" it really gets confusing, you really never know if they are still talking about their home folder or about renovating their real houses in real life ... :lol:

Aj em konfjuzed somtajms :D
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Postby NiksaVel on Wed Mar 07, 2007 7:29 am

u hrvatskoj pržimo cedee .... dakle sprziti..

a przimo ih u cede przilicama :D


jos bisera:

monitor = preglednik
hard disk = cigrasto velepamtilo (al mislim da ovaj nikad nije bio official)


nobody uses the new croatian IT terms though...
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Postby scorp123 on Wed Mar 07, 2007 10:59 am

NiksaVel wrote: u hrvatskoj pržimo cedee .... dakle sprziti.. a przimo ih u cede przilicama :D
LOL ... But it's closer to the English term, although if you say "sprzim CD" someone like me might think that you are going to throw it into a pan and fry it in hot oil like a sausage :D

The Serb(ian) term for a CD writer is confusing like hell: "CD rezac" (a "CD cutter") ... When I heard that the first time I thought it's a device for destroying CD's .... :D

NiksaVel wrote: monitor = preglednik
hard disk = cigrasto velepamtilo
"velepamtilo" ?? OMFG :lol: I've also once heard "cvrsta ploca" but I don't know how wide-spread or "official" that is.
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Postby Fragadelic on Wed Mar 07, 2007 11:24 am

lol - too many different sayings for the same damn things.

I still vote for my versions ;)

Kampjuter
Hard Drajv
Manitor
Kibord
Maus
Leptap
SiDiram
DiViDiram
Pauer Saplaj
Memori
Skrijn
Ju Es Bi Fles Drajv


I could probably come up with a books worth - lol.
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