Since Steen hasn't replied yet (at least, not in this thread), I'll give it a shot. On Fri, 5 Nov 2004 18:17:58 -0500, Pascal A. Kramm <[log in to unmask]> wrote: [about Jan van Steenbergen] > So where do you come from? You have a Dutch name, and AFAIK he's Dutch. > a British email address, I don't know why this is. Possibly because yahoo.co.uk allows you to forward email, whereas, say, yahoo.com does not allow this for free accounts (you have to use their webmail interface). > a French website Because Christophe Grandsire, who is French (but living in the Netherlands IIRC) has an account a .free.fr and could give out subdomains to friends, including Steen. > and an indeciphrable consonant cluster as introduction line... The two 'y's in 'skrzypszy' are vowels; the word is a Wenedyk form of Latin 'scripsit', I believe. (Wenedyk being, very roughly speaking, Latin with Polish phonology, and one of Steen's conlangs.) Cheers, -- Philip Newton <[log in to unmask]> Watch the Reply-To!