Re: So, when did you stop beating your house?
|From:||Irina Rempt <ira@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, April 13, 1999, 21:07|
On Mon, 12 Apr 1999, John Cowan wrote:
> Is it plausible that when mothers sing to their (non-infant) children,
> the children don't have a clue what the lyrics are about?
In a general sense? Yes. I sing to my three- and five-year-olds in a
lot of languages that they don't understand; also "grown-up" songs in
medieval Dutch that they understand only part of.
Varsinen an laynynay, saraz no arlet rastinay.