Re: Essentialist Explaination
|From:||Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 20, 2002, 14:53|
En réponse à Almaran Dungeonmaster <dungeonmaster@...>:
> > Keith Gaughan wrote:
> > instead of `var':
> > Dutch is essentially English with all the vowels doubled.
> I prefer to think of if as English being essentially Dutch with all
> vowels halved.
<roll on the floor from laughter> I love this reply!!! (imagining a big Saxon
warrior with a giant axe walking in direction of poor frightened words with
double vowels, among which only a few will manage to escape :))) )
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