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

From:Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>
Date:Saturday, June 24, 2000, 3:35
At 22:32 23/06/00 -0500, you wrote:
>No one mentioned "toot sweet," which is, of course, an Anglification of >"tout a suite." Acute over the a, of course. >
Wouldn't it be the French expression "à tout de suite"? 'tout à suite' doesn't exist in French, and 'toot sweet' maps nicely with the pronunciation of "tout de suite". Christophe Grandsire |Sela Jemufan Atlinan C.G. "Reality is just another point of view." homepage : (ou :