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Re: USAGE: [T] -> [f] (formerlyChineseDialectQuestion)

From:Peter Bleackley <peter.bleackley@...>
Date:Monday, October 6, 2003, 9:37
Staving Nik Taylor:
>Joe wrote: > > Heh. The pond is the atlantic. Thus, rightpondian is 'on the east of the > > atlantic', that is, English English, and leftpondian is American English. > >Unless you're looking at a map with south on top, England's on the left, >and the US is on the right.
I believe such maps were briefly popular in Australia, until people realised that they made New Zealand higher up. Australian Passport Control Officer: Do you have a criminal record? Stephen Fry: I didn't know you still needed one to get in. Pete