October 18, 2022

World Week Morning Guy (10-18-2022)

by Chompers

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It's World Week, and today our friend Guy is here to tell us about Cameroon, the country he comes from.

Where to Listen


>> Rachel: Welcome back! It's time for Chompers, your morning and NIGHT toothbrushing show. 

Today our friend Jasmine is here with a special interview. Jasmine, take it away. 

>> Jasmine: Thanks! 

Start brushing on the top of your mouth and heres chompion arwen speaking french to count us off. 

Arwen: 3, 2, 1 brush! 

>> Jasmine: Its world week, where everyday we talk to someone from a different part of the world. Today, our guest is a friend named Guy, who comes from a country in Africa. 

>> Guy: My name is Guy. I'm from Cameroon. 

>> Jasmine: And where exactly is Cameroon? 

>> Guy: It's a beautiful country in Central Africa 

>> Jasmine: So, not at the top, not at the bottom, but right in the middle

>> Guy: Yes right next to Nigeria. 

Switch your brushing to the other side of the top of your mouth and brush the molars in the way back. 

>> Jasmine: and Guy, what languages do people speak in Cameroon.

>> Guy: So are two official languages French and English. I'm from the French part of Cameroon. There’s also the English part of Cameroon, so those are the two main languages.

>> Jasmine: Ok so since you speak french could you teach us a couple words in French?

>> Guy: Yeah!

>> Jasmine: Ok lets do it!

Switch to the bottom of your mouth, and brush your front teeth too.

>> Jasmine: Ok how would you say toothbrush? 

>> Guy: Toothbrush would be bruss adant. 

>> Jasmine: Ok Bruss adant.

>> Guy: Bruss Adant.

>> Jasmine: Bruss Adant.

>> Guy: Yeah.

>> Jasmine: It sounds like the brush part comes first. 

>> Guy: Yes. 

>> Jasmine: -and the second part is tooth? 

>> Guy: So its like brush for teeth.

Switch your bruss adant  to the other side of the bottom of your mouth, and keep brushing

>> Jasmine: How would you say Friend? 

>> Guy: Friend? Amis. Or like, if I saw my friends over there I would say “ Voila mis amis” Voila, here are, mis my, Amis, Friends. There are my friends. 

>> Jasmine: Voila Mis Amis!

>> Guy: Oh woah! 

>> Jasmine: That's it for Chompers today but come back tonight for more French with our friend Guy. Until then, Guy count us off. 

>> Guy: 3, 2, 1 spit!