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    The word Pineapple is similar in most languages but is different in English only...why is that?...LoL...
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    (Original post by T-Sri)
    The word Pineapple is similar in most languages but is different in English only...why is that?...LoL...
    It's that glorious habit of colonial Britain of ignoring any indigenous information and applying their own instead.

    Rather than listen to the locals as every other country did, they decided that Pineapples looked more like British pinecones and to ignore any information to the contrary...
 
 
 
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