[LMB] OT: accents (was Birthday)

Francis Turner francis.turner at gmail.com
Tue Sep 16 20:53:42 BST 2008


And talking of langauge log, I suspect people may enjoy readling this
French verse out loud which I found in the comments of another post
there

Et qui rit des curés d'Oc?
De Meuse raines, houp! de cloques.
De quelles loques ce turque coin.
Et ne d'anes ni rennes,
Ecuries des curés d'Oc.

...

On Tue, Sep 16, 2008 at 5:56 PM, Tom Vinson <t.vinson at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> Jim Parish nobly desists from a fake Glasgow accent.
>
> The real thing has shown up on Language Log.
>
> http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=586
> see also
> http://www.limmy.com/podcasts/worldofglasgow/.
>
> Tom
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