Theiling Online    Sitemap    Conlang Mailing List HQ   

Re: bless (adj)

From:Adrian Morgan (aka Flesh-eating Dragon) <dragon@...>
Date:Sunday, August 29, 2004, 13:29
Andreas Johansson wrote:

> "Ice tea" look awfully much like a normal compound to me, especially given > German _Eistee_, Swedish _iste_ (a little voice in my head says it should be > spelt _isté_ - BP? My lexicon doesn't list it), both lit "icetea".
Iced coffee is extremely popular over here (although I can't stand the stuff myself), and is always 'iced', not 'ice'. For the dominant local brand, see the following website - it's absolutely true about the 'icon status'. Adrian.