Re: OT Re: Conlang-to-body-shape connections
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Monday, April 14, 2003, 14:17|
> See now, without an 'on the' before it, and forgetting that Americans
> can't write short dates, I read that as five on twenty-three. Took me
> ages to work it it meant the twenty-third of the fifth. I'll never
> understand the logic behind it.
The logic is that we say and write May 10, 2003, and therefore write 5/10/03.
Same order and all. The latter is pronounced five-ten-oh-three, at least by me.
What I like is Japanese/ISO date style: 2003-05-10. It makes date
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