[LMB] Word, Words, Words OT: was villains

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Thu May 16 13:26:45 BST 2013


On May 16, 2013, at 12:33 AM, fishman at panix.com wrote:

> That sense was never "imported" into English. It was smuggled in by the illiterate. "Decimate" in proper English means removing one in ten.
> 
> Harvey


There is not English language board.   The language is what it is.


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