RE: Fun: English spelling

From: Becker, Joseph (
Date: Thu Jan 06 2000 - 16:13:41 EST

> A stolen Russian document
> ... was full of cases where the same string represented different
> words at different times

I have a (non-stolen) Russian children's book devoted to such word pairs,
it's called "Forty Magpies", namely:

    COPOK COPOK -- 'so.rok so.'rok

OK OK, the title just *looks like* "COPOK COPOK"!

Meanwhile, back in English, we have:







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