Trebor Jung wrote: >Merhaba! > >*nearly falls off chair in surprise; totally shocked* > >Maltese is _not_ a dialect of Arabic - it's a separate language! That's like >saying Estonian and Finnish are dialects... > >I just can't believe this... Maltese a dialect of Arabic (or anything else)? >Just totally unbelievable... > > > I think it's quite a reasonable statement. They've only diverged since the middle ages. It's more like saying Scots is a dialect of English. >--Trebor [tREbor] > > You know, Trebor is a UK brand of mint.