Re: [Czechlist] Re: Term: En-CS (Knitwear and fashion killer folders)
- I had assumed fashion killer meant that any sense of "fashion" was
destroyed - i.e. as soon as whatever type of clothing it is gets in whatever
publication it is then it can no longer count as "fashion" - something like
Marks and Spencers starting to sell hoodies and hipsters... (perhaps they
----- Original Message -----
From: "James Kirchner" <jpklists@...>
Sent: Saturday, November 06, 2010 2:15 AM
Subject: Re: [Czechlist] Re: Term: En-CS (Knitwear and fashion killer
"Fashion killer" is apparently a common expression all over the world now.
It's completely new to me, and I can't find out what it means. It might not
be real English, but some kind of Euro English.
On Nov 5, 2010, at 8:19 PM, Liz Spacilova wrote:
> To this native-speaking fashion-magazine reader it makes little sense. It
> reminds me somewhat of "killer outfit" - "killer" in the fashion sense is
> nářez, k serání ... so incredibly sexy, guys would just topple over
> dead LOL.
> Altogether and with no context, though, the line you have is very strange.
> --- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, "Prekladatelsky servis" <preklady@...>
> > Zdravim,
> > poradi mi nekdo, jak v cestine vyjadrit "knitwear and fashion killer
> > folders". Mam to uvedeno v seznamu predvanocnich (slevovych) akci jedne
> > odevni znacky, bez dalsiho kontextu.
> > Predem dekuji vsem za napad.
> > Iveta
> > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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