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Thread #137635   Message #3151809
Posted By: GUEST,leeneia
10-May-11 - 10:31 PM
Thread Name: BS: Chongo: Self-promoter & hatemonger?
Subject: RE: BS: Chongo: Self-promoter & hatemonger?
I don't think it was the pronunciation that bothered him, LH. It was the genders.

Why, for example, should a fork be masculine, a spoon be feminine, but a little girl be neuter?

I agree with you about the pronunciation. I like German too.