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Bywords!

This article about the most common bywords that we South Africans have adopted through the years, has reminded me to ask you guys about the bywords you're used to. Every culture and nation has their own, after all. Names that originally meant specific brands of products have become so commonplace that nowadays they denote the entire segment of products associated with that brand. In most cases, due to market domination of that brand in its relevant segment.
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Less traveling hassle

South Africa may soon share a passport with 14 other countries
https://www.thesouthafrican.com/read-south-africa-may-soon-share-a-passport-with-14-other-countries/

The South African Development Community (SADC) has announced their plans to introduce a new regional law which would see all member countries holding a common passport. Traveller24 reports that this would not only allow for easy travel between borders, but also allow for a single travel document for international travel.
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That's right, fellas!

15 Foods only people who grew up in South Africa will crave [pictures]
http://www.thesouthafrican.com/15-foods-only-people-who-grew-up-in-south-africa-will-crave-pictures/

There are many things only South Africans understand. And there are equally as many things that we’ll just never understand when we travel. One thing we definitely understand is the foods that we grew up with. And how it feels when we’re craving them. Especially if you’re craving them when you’re away from home.
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