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Subject: Giving your height
From: Russell (rleegoldgmail.com)
Date: Fri, 13 Nov 2009 22:32:51 GMT


(long time no post...)

I'm wondering if it is common practice (or even uncommon practice) to give your height in centimeters over one meter. E.g., giving my height as 77-senchi, meaning 1.77 meters. Obviously only in informal contexts. I could have sworn that I heard people speak this way when I living in Japan, but I don't trust my memory.



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