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Re: USAGE: Belgium in H2G2 (was Re: USAGE: number concord in AmE,

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Monday, June 24, 2002, 21:33
Michael Poxon wrote:
> > On a similar tack, do Frenchmen laugh at people called Peter, for example? > (peter = to fart) or think pine trees are of an appropriate shape (pine = > penis) - any more examples, conlang or otherwise?
Well, my high school was called "Pine Forest", which some French exchange students thought was absolutely hilarious. :-) -- "There's no such thing as 'cool'. Everyone's just a big dork or nerd, you just have to find people who are dorky the same way you are." - overheard ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTaylor42