Re: [romanceconlang] Re: Wenedyk - Adjectives
|From:||Thomas R. Wier <trwier@...>|
|Date:||Friday, September 20, 2002, 10:44|
Quoting Barry Garcia <barry_garcia@...>:
> email@example.com writes:
> > It seems to me that some remnants of particularly the
> > superlative forms survived in Italian ("bellissima!")
> This form survives in Spanish at least. Here's a modern example of its
> Es el quesisimo! - It's the cheesiest! (heard from a Kraft Macaroni and
> Cheese commercian on Galavisión).
Don't forget what Tony the Tiger says: [r::emar'kisimo]!
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