This topic was showed sometimes ago. I recalled at least twice. The first one was very funny. I remember an Egyptian said "Enjoy our terrorism in my country" by mistake instead of "tourism".
Now I see new members so let's share your funny stories.
When I made an American friend 15 years ago, my English wasn't so good.(Now still it isn't good though). We exchanged telephone address(how can I say? we didn't have smart phones yet at that time.) He sent a message, "Let's keep in touch." I was very surprised and confused. I thought i was sexual harassment because I didn't know the meaning of the phrase."Does he want to touch my body? What? " Now, I know it.
Welcome back, It's been a while since the last time you wrote a post here.
Anyway, back to your question. There's one time my cellphone was pickpocketed on my way home. Then, there was a phone call from a guy who claimed that he found it on the road. He asked me for money as a reward.
It really pissed me off that I blew up. My neighbour was in my room, watching me in frustration, suddenly said, "Tell me about it".
I was perplexed for a moment. " I-I-I have already t-told you," I stuttered.
In the end, I found out what tell me about it is all about.
Thank you for the initiative of writing an interesting question. I enjoy your story.
Terecia, sorry about that. Did you report the police then?
"I-I-I have already t-told you," was funny. I can imagine how your friend was puzzled.