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    whats it called

    what is the word or term used when you say eg "if this travel bag could talk" or "if these shoes could talk"
    i think its a german term

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    #2

    Re: whats it called

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    Re: whats it called

    what sort of answer is that


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    Re: whats it called

    lol, he tried to be nice and "bumped" the thread up, so that it move up in the topic list.

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    Re: whats it called

    'Anthropomorphization'?

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