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On 11/21/06, Weld S Carter, Jr. <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I wonder how relevant we might consider the following comparison: In English we say 'It's Greek to
> me', but in German: 'es ist mir Spanish".

In Esperanto, "Ĝi estas por mi volapukaĵo." (from
Zamenhof's Proverbaro Esperanta).  When Thomas Alexander
and I were learning Volapük last year, he remarked that he
wouldn't know how to say "It's Greek to me" in Esperanto anymore,
and I suggested "Gxi estas al mi solresolajxo".

-- 
Jim Henry
http://www.pobox.com/~jimhenry