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Re: CHAT: Need a word for these!

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 30, 2002, 16:40
Christophe Grandsire wrote:

> Well, it's quite a unique behaviour in the world! I know that in France, > pronouncing borrowed words like they are in the original language (especially > German or English words) gets you considered as a geek, or a posh who wants to > show how much more intelligent he is than his interlocutor.
In English-speaking countries too. -- John Cowan <jcowan@...> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_