[LMB] OT: How Did You Learn to Read?

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Tue Oct 17 00:16:20 BST 2017



> On Oct 16, 2017, at 2:09 PM, Sylvia McIvers <sylviamcivers at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Amen.Correct instead of Right is a habit already....  and when did Right
> acquire so many meanings?  *dictionary of word origins is currently not
> useful*

What’s interesting is that the different meanings translate into other languages such as Spanish.   I take it that’s because of a bias that right-handed is good.  Bastards were bar-sinister.


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