RE: Phonology [was: interesting SIL-document]

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Date: Thu Feb 05 2004 - 05:39:41 EST

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        *From:* Hohberger, Clive []
        *Sent:* Wednesday, February 04, 2004 11:08 PM
        *To:* Mike Ayers; 'John Burger';
        *Subject:* RE: Phonology [was: interesting SIL-document]

            Actually "be-f***king-hind" is a British grammatical construct,
            known as the "infix profane".
            Speaking as one knowledgable in American idioms,
                there is no-f***ing-way an American would have conceived of
            the f***ing infix construct...

    Delenn said "abso-fragging-lutely dammit" on Babylon 5 once. Wasn't that

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