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    Re: Considering Language

    I forgot, there is one special word for numbers - husz - twenty. Why twenty? No idea.

    So huszonegy, huszonketo...

    then back to normal harminsz - thirty, negyven - forty, etc.
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    Re: Considering Language

    In comparison, the numbers in Hungarian are unlike any other language:

    egy keto harom negy ott hat het nyolsz kilensz tiz (pardon the spelling, and missing squiggles)

    zero - shemi

    There are...
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    Re: Considering Language

    when you "don't try so hard" you allow your authentic self to do what it does naturally - communicate without a vested interest
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    Re: Considering Language

    I was thinking about nomenclature recently.

    I thought that in many circumstances the only difference between a lay person and a professional is the job-related nomenclature. I can keep up with...
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    Re: Considering Language

    Back in the day, Catholics used to sing all the words to the ceremony. There was no spoken word, everyone sang. Only the sermon from the bible was spoken - in latin...

    That's all gone now.
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    Re: Considering Language

    If I did not know who you are, in terms of your posting, I would not understand what you are saying.

    But I do, so I do.

    I often sing my words. I sing to my lover and I sing to my cat. Every...
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    Re: Considering Language

    'hierophant': from French - hieros + phainein = to show, A Greek priest of Eleusinian mysteries, advocate, expositor

    unknown by spellcheck

    noted

    While we are on this plane, words are what...
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