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Old 02-25-2012, 02:24 PM
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Originally Posted by D_Odds View Post
monstro is correct. Borders are fairly arbitrary. Despite some Asians thinking "we know our own" (yes, I've heard this), tests will often prove them wrong.
A lot of Asians think they can tell the difference, but you're right, they really can't.

It used to be a game my cousins and I played as kids, and the vast majority of the time we were right (when we asked them), but we weren't going on appearance alone. We were primarily around Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, with a peppering of Japanese or Thai, so having to guess from mostly just 3 choices wasn't that difficult; we also had geographic location/neighborhood to consider, and we often had or asked their last name which was a dead giveaway (unless it was "Lee").