Posted by: lost in translation | 2008-11-27


hi everyone

please explain this to me if you reply to somebody and at the end of the sentence you put things like this   )))) what does that mean because my boss do that to me and i always think that he is swearing at me.

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Yes, probably intended to mean many smiles. I think these are usually called "emoticons', using punctuation marks to indicate emotional responses, usually pleasant. Try a google search for Emoticons and see
; } ( look at it sideways --- like a smiling face, winking ?

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Posted by: CP MOM | 2008-11-27

:-( is sad
:-) is happy
:-)))) is very happy
)))))) is also still happy
:-P is sticking out the tongue

anythiing between ** is an emotions like *sigh*

x is a kiss
xxx is many kisses :-))

hope it helps a bit

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Posted by: Anon | 2008-11-27


Hes smiling at you. :-)

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