En réponse à Raymond Brown <[log in to unmask]>: > > What a relief it is to see sanity & common sense! Thanks, Cristophe - > maybe Gallic logic and clarity is a myth; it's the Normans who are so > endowed :)) > Hehe, it has always been my opinion :))) (and my four-year stay in Paris only reinforced this opinion. I'm still not completely cured of this stay ;) ). Funny enough, in my ongoing conversation with Hanuman Chang, I was just saying the same thing yesterday :))) . > > Exactly! There are differences between morphology, syntax and > semantics. > Good grief! even my better computer students know the difference > between > syntax and semantic. > Well, I think you have to excuse Ebera as being new to this, but it's true that his tone is inexcusable (even for a French, whose propension to pretention - wow! What a phrase! - is not only a myth :(( ). Christophe. http://rainbow.conlang.free.fr Take your life as a movie: do not let anybody else play the leading role.