When spending time time in the countryside, be aware that women here breat feed very openly - they are not afraid of "showing some skin" to perfect strangers. While this might not be so hard to understand for most people in this world, I know that it is very different than the North American Culture. Personally, I think a nursing mother is something very beautiful....
For most people, the sound "eh-eh" significe "no", and "aha", significes "yes." HOWEVER, in this little part of the world, the sound "EH-EH" = "YES".
This can be very confusing to begin with, and even if you are aware of the difference, it will take you a couple of seconds extra to comprehend what they actually meant. Who know that such a simple thing could be such a big deal?
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