Re: Sounds like...
|From:||Raymond A. Brown <raybrown@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, November 18, 1998, 19:29|
At 12:32 am +0000 18/11/98, John Fisher wrote:
>Like other people, I guess, I think that the words I choose in some way
>"sound like" their meaning. Probably this is nonsense,
Surely not ;)
>but here's a small test...
>These are all colour words.
> clasant sayl sint lath yev
> sharf plenin murud celif sharday
>Here are the meanings (mixed up). Which goes with which?
> yellow black green blue-green purple
> white brown pink red blue
I've deliberately not looked at the other answers - they're probably wrong,
It's obvious, ain't it?
clasant - pink
sayl - brown
sint - blue-green
lath - red
yev - white
sharf - blue
plenin - green
murud - black
celif - yellow
sharday - purple