Re: Language Corruption
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, January 27, 1999, 2:35|
On Tue, 26 Jan 1999 12:48:42 -0500 Kenji Schwarz
>> Tsk, tsk...this all came about because you people are concentrating
>> sissy languages like Latin and Greek. Study a *real* language, like
>> Hebrew, and you won't have these problems! It's chock full of
>> idiosyncracies, irregularities, and idioms! Any language where you
>> arbitrarily ADD or DROP sounds from the ends of words can't be all
>> regular (oshivah = oshiv, meqimi = meiqim, yehi = yihyeh...). Not
>> mention idioms....Hebrew even propogates this "vile"
>> by spreading idioms to other languages ("skin of my teeth", etc.)
>> mention expressions that forment unnatural constructions in innocent
>> languages ("song of songs", "holy of holies") !
>Ah, so then would you propose that the alleged Elders of Zion do, in
>exist, but that they're merely disgruntled, deranged conlangers?
>out, NGL group... you have stiff competition! :)
I have no idea what an "alleged Elder of Zion" is, but why would they be
any more deranged than the norm for conlangers? :)
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