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There was a rhyme at school:

Latin is a language
as dead as dead can be.
It killed the ancient Romans,
and now it's killing me!

D.

--- MacLeod Dave <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> > >Actor is used in every one of the seven
> > >specified languages...except one - in German it's
> a Schauspieler. So
> > >shouldn't Latin be used for this word? Or does
> the market decide in
> > >cases like this?
> >
> > _Is_ there a market to make such a decision?
> >
> 
> Well, I'm working on that just now. Everybody's
> invited to join this 'market'.
> 
> (meaning that if anyone feels like becoming a member
> on the LsF blog,
> they're welcome to do so)
> 
> I feel like I'm raising the dead.



       
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