[LMB] Languages on Barrayar

Katherine Collett kcollett at hamilton.edu
Wed Feb 10 02:31:16 GMT 2010


On Feb 9, 2010, at 3:51 PM, Pat Mathews wrote:
> 
> Carol Cooper said "there's no mention
> of Babel Fish,"I believe there is, though not by name. Miles at the dinner party with the African lady who speaks only Arabic.

But that was on Earth--were the guests that didn't speak English all from other Earth countries, or were some of them Galactic?  My impression is that most people MIles encounters out in the Nexus speak English, whatever else they might speak.

Katherine


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