Re: CONLANG Digest 4 Apr 2001 (#2001-95)
|From:||Jeff Jones <jeffsjones@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, April 5, 2001, 8:05|
On Thu, 5 Apr 2001 03:21:27 -0400, Muke Tever <alrivera@...> wrote:
>> From: jesse stephen bangs <jaspax@...>
>> Subject: Re: Blandness (was: Uusisuom's influences)
>> > People who take German are made fun of, let alone anyone who so much
>> > has heard of any other language from any country surrounding Germany,
>> > or near it (France/Belgium excluded, of course).
>> They're actually made fun of? That's simply outrageous. The German
>> language students at my high school were a minority, but they were hardly
>> ostracized (sp?). Stupid fools. They obviously can't appreciate the
>> beauty of German and the other Germanic tongues.
>Hrrf. I had a vague stereotype in high school that men took German, women
>took French, and slackers took Spanish. ;)
In my high school, Jews usually took German, Cubans usually took French,
and everyone else usually took Spanish.