–From Spain are you? I’ve got a flat in Denia, very nice indeed. I get on fine with the locals.
–In what language?
–We’re getting quite good at the old Spanish. “Dos coffee con lechy”. That means…
–I think I know that one.
- Asturian to become an official language?
From George Ticknor‘s superb History of Spanish literature … a Gothic remnant fled from the Moors into the Alpine Asturias, carrying
Liseuse posts on the difficulties of selecting from coffee menus and of translating coffee specialities from German. It would be nice
Good post by Mark Liberman on Language Log: Captain John Dunn, of the Shreveport LA police department, is quoted by CNN as
A good webhost.
- More evidence of increasing popularity of Spanish in Europe
And a quick trawl of Spanish collections of phonetic equivalents, the closest many of the natives get to learning a foreign