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Re: Lin: Postpositions

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Friday, April 5, 2002, 4:38
Matthew Kehrt scripsit:

> Anyone ever hear of the preposition game? It's played by people taking > turns listing English prepositions. The game ends when no one can think > of a new preposition, or when someone says 'athwart,' unless anyone > present actually knows what 'athwart' means.
Sounds a lot like "Finchley Central". Two players alternate naming stations on the London Underground. The first to name Finchley Central wins. This game can also be played as "Nuclear War". -- John Cowan <jcowan@...> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_


Aidan Grey <grey@...>Postpositions
Lars Henrik Mathiesen <thorinn@...>Psychological warfare.