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Archive for November, 2006

English as she is spoke…

Friday, November 17th, 2006

Came across the following, written by a Dutchman on the vagaries of the English Language…
The Chaos
Dearest creature in creation,
Study English pronunciation.
I will teach you in my verse
Sounds like corpse, corps, horse, and worse.
I will keep you, Suzy, busy,
Make your head with heat grow dizzy.
Tear in eye, your dress will tear.
So shall I! Oh hear my [...]

Update

Wednesday, November 15th, 2006

Hi there.  Time seemss to fly ! !   There has not seemed time to send any messages to the site of late, but here goes.
Mum and I had a great time in South Africa, for me re-living my youth.  Having said that I had been in Durban but there was nothing that I could recognise.  [...]