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Re: YAPT: Dutch ij and ui

From:Joe <joe@...>
Date:Wednesday, July 28, 2004, 13:54
Paul Bennett wrote:

> On Fri, 23 Jul 2004 17:36:01 +0200, Andreas Johansson <andjo@...> > wrote: > >> Quoting Tristan Mc Leay <kesuari@...>: >> >>> Because you can go to another country in a day! Having a one-day >>> excursion to another country from Australia would be a tiring task and >>> would involve lots of airport and not much country. >> >> >> When my parents visited last weekend, we made a one-day trip to the >> Netherlands >> _and_ to Belgium. Don't waste your hate on the small offenders! > > > Ooh, ooh, can I play? > > On the couple of times I travelled from England to the Netherlands, I saw > England, France, Belgium and the Netherlands in one day. Now, I'll admit > that I did not see much more than the interior of a train station in the > middle two countries, but I visited them, sure enough.
I can beat you there. England, France, Belgium, Netherlands, and Germany, in one day, and Poland the next day. Though I only stopped in the last.