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What makes people tick ?

I use an expression which Im sure is not used in france which is ... Im interesed in what makes people tick
Is there a simular expression in french
As im sure its not
Je suis intéressé par ce qui fait les gens cocher

Or is it ?
Dirty Tom =^..^=
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Re: What makes people tick ?

ce qui le branche?
il kiff ça?

The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd; indeed in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more likely to be foolish than sensible.
- Bertrand Russell
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Re: What makes people tick ?

Many thanks for your reply Norman
Could you explain the word kiff to me not sure where that comes from ?

Dirty Tom =^..^=
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Re: What makes people tick ?

Teen slang. I think it has roots in Arabe
http://www.wordreference.com/fren/kiffe

The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd; indeed in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more likely to be foolish than sensible.
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Re: What makes people tick ?

Ce qui les fait vibrer.  

 


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Re: What makes people tick ?

 Christine Animal wrote:

Ce qui les fait vibrer.  

 

 

Sorry but if they tick they might just be suicide bombers!










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Re: What makes people tick ?

 Dog wrote:
 Christine Animal wrote:

Ce qui les fait vibrer.  

 

 

Sorry but if they tick they might just be suicide bombers!

Big Smile [:D]Big Smile [:D]Big Smile [:D]
"There are some causes worth dying for - there are no causes worth killing for" Albert Camus
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Re: What makes people tick ?

But the French don't tick, they vibrate.  Or as Norman said, they get branched.   Big Smile [:D]   Cool [8-|]

 


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