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  •  The casual use of french words in conversation (3+ / 0-)
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    Ojibwa, pvasileff, RiveroftheWest

    still lends a certain savoir-faire to any occasion.

    - Robert MacNeil - The Story of English (television series).

    “It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing
    he was never reasoned into” - Jonathan Swift

    by jjohnjj on Sun Jun 09, 2013 at 05:07:31 PM PDT

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