USAGE: Ancient Egyptian query
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, January 2, 2003, 15:05|
This is OT, but there are so many lingweenies here, I thought someone
might be able to figure out the answer:
How do you say "Your wages will be paid in bread and beer" in Egyptian
(not Coptic, not Egyptian Arabic)?
John Cowan firstname.lastname@example.org www.reutershealth.com www.ccil.org/~cowan
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is exchanged. So it was at King's Bench in common law England; so it was
under the common law in the American colonies; so it was through more than
two centuries of jurisprudence in this country; and so it is today.
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