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I Butt Your Lung

Just in case anyone should say that to you, here is a full etymology.

[The phrase is “Wo ding nide fei” in Mandarin, “Ngo ding lei-ge fai” in Cantonese.  The author of that article translates “ding” as “hit,” but actually “ding” is written with the “head” radical, and the more precise translation is “to butt.”]


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