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Re: USAGE: Dutch v or f (was: Grimm's Law)

From:Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Date:Friday, April 26, 2002, 19:52
On 24 Apr 02, at 11:16, Maarten van Beek wrote:

> In Dutch, we have a very famous invented word, namely the word "fiets" for > bicycle. It was invented by the participant of a contest in the first half > of this century, where the contest was specifically intended to yield a new > word for this invention.
The first half of this century! Interesting... was it this year, then, or last year? ;) Cheers, Philip -- Philip Newton <Philip.Newton@...>