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@...> http://www.reutershealth.com
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han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_