|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, June 21, 2007, 14:48|
On 6/20/07, MorphemeAddict@wmconnect.com <MorphemeAddict@...> wrote:
> What's the first word 'sluS'? It means 'land'?
Whups, I did it again.
Back in high school, I translated the phrase before I learned any
other Russian, and came up with слушь when looking up "land" in the
dictionary. AFAICT, it actually means "listen", and I have no idea
how I got those wires crossed. The word in the slogan should be земля
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>