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Re: CHAT: French expressions in English (Re: OT CHAT:Asperger'ssyndrome)

From:Dan Jones <yl-ruil@...>
Date:Saturday, June 24, 2000, 13:03
Christophe Grandsire wrote:

> At 21:48 23/06/00 EDT, you wrote: > >OH OH I forgot one of my absolute favourites: > > _objet trouve_ > > > >I hope I have that spelled right. > > > > You did, except for the accent (objet trouvé), but I suppose it would be > written without accent in an English text. > > Wow! I didn't count how many expressions you all gave me but > that's quite a > lot!
I tend not to use them all that much- I think they sound silly. Actually I just think French spoken with a very thick English accent sounds funny. ------------------------------------------------------------- Lo deu nu preca êl'aisún necoui. God prays at noone's altar. Dan Jones: -------------------------------------------------------------