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So it all started when this guy tweeted about New Year resolutions and pronouncing names.

 

Then, South Africa twitter just went all out. See some of the tweets below:

 

1. Dale becomes Dalindyebo

2. Magdalene becomes Madeu

3. Paula becomes Palesa

4. Adele becomes Adadume

5. Gail becomes Gugu

6. Martha becomes Matkalala

7. Vanessa becomes Vusumusi

8. Wendell becomes Wenje

 

9. Chai! Mike becomes a tongue twister lol

10. Dominic becomes Demonic

The South African who started the thread, explained that the tweet was not meant to ridicule white people but to encourage people to shun racism.

 

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