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Re: OT - Programming Languages w/o English Syntax



On Sat, 18 Oct 2003 17:12:15 -0500, 
John Hasler <john@dhh.gt.org> wrote in message 
<873cdq42m8.fsf@toncho.dhh.gt.org>:

> Pigeon writes:
> > I was under the impression that "Serbian" was written with Roman
> > characters, and "Croatian" with Cyrillic, but they were actually the

..the other way around. 

> > same language, hence "Serbo-Croatian". How close to the truth is
> > this?
>  
> "A language is a dialect with its own army and navy."

..historically, the white man used his military and political power 
and, this language as part of "nation building".  ;-)

-- 
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;-)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
  Scenarios always come in sets of three: 
  best case, worst case, and just in case.




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