On Jun 22, 2009, at 2:36 AM, Sai Emrys wrote: > On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 4:08 AM, kate rhodes<[log in to unmask]> > wrote: >>> It'd be even neater (IMHO) if it came with a relatively >>> comprehensive >>> list of languages' propositions to go with the pictures. ;-) >> >> I'm assuming you mean prepositions. > > Oy. Yes, I did. Yay for homophonic typos. (And yes, I do know how to > spell it right, and use both words. I've been making an increasingly > large number of homophonic typos lately.) Not to turn this into a YAEPT, but are "preposition" and "proposition" really homophones? Or merely close minimal pairs? For me, the first vowel is /E/ in "preposition" and /A/ in "proposition".