Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Fact of the Day: Ping Pong

The alternate name for table tennis, ping pong actually originated in England. It's a simple onamonapia for the sounds the game makes. 

13 comments:

  1. We always call it ping pong when we don't play very competitive, otherwise we refer to it as table tennis. But maybe that's just my family!

    -Kati
    Almost Stylish

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  2. I like saying it...Ping Pong...:D I've tried playing it before...so hard!

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  3. Hi! Thanks for your information. I like table tennis very much.

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  4. I remember a time when EVERYONE had a ping pong table in their basement rec rooms.

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  5. When I was a kid we had a ping pong table and my dad and I spent many happy hours playing.

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  6. Haven't played that in forever.

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  7. I came in 2nd in my high school ping pong tournament. I had lots of practice when I was young by playing on the one we had at our church. I haven't played in years now!.
    Lisa

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  8. England? THAT I didn't know. But from now on, I've always know this. Duh.

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  9. We have one, but it only gets played when guests come over.

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