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Re: "Useful languages"

From:Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Date:Thursday, February 14, 2002, 5:58
On 13 Feb 02, at 18:53, Roger Mills wrote:

> Somewhere there used to be a whole list of these, devised by linguistic > students-- > > "I think I'll go lie in the sun," she said in Basque. > "Can I come too?" he asked in Tagalog (requiring the same-- very common-- > misapprehension and mispronunciation). > etc. etc. To which I might add: "Big Nambas" for talking about finance. Cheers, Philip -- Philip Newton <Philip.Newton@...>