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Re: Essentialist Explaination

From:Almaran Dungeonmaster <dungeonmaster@...>
Date:Wednesday, February 20, 2002, 15:03
Christophe Grandsire wrote:

> En réponse à Almaran Dungeonmaster <dungeonmaster@...>: > > > > Keith Gaughan wrote: > > > Dutch is essentially English with all the vowels doubled. > > > > I prefer to think of if as English being essentially Dutch with all > > double vowels halved. > > <roll on the floor from laughter> I love this reply!!! (imagining a big
> warrior with a giant axe walking in direction of poor frightened words
> double vowels, among which only a few will manage to escape :))) )
Only a few indeed, such as the now famous aardvark for instance. Maarten


Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>