Re: OT: German reputation
|From:||Stephen Mulraney <ataltanie@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, December 16, 2004, 20:58|
> John Cowan wrote:
>> Benct Philip Jonsson scripsit:
>>> IME it is the other way around in most modern standard languages
>>> (excepting English): standard pronunciation is based on the standard
>> IIRC Norwegian does not have a standard dialect either.
> No, it has two.
Bokmaal & Nynorsk are written standards, not spoken varieties.
IIRC, there are no standard dialects (that is, spoken varieties).
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