> > I was curious, so I googled this. The only English page that came up was > the > wikipedia page. Is what's there a good way to explain it? I don't know. > I've > never heard the term. > > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albur > > -Karen Terry > Well... it's a pretty good explanation. It's just difficult to translate something like this. Albures are not used by everybody, as the article explains, but still we say 'sin albur' when we realize we've said something that could be misinterpreted as a double entendre, even if we normally don't engage in albures. Ayam. -- Nac Mac Feegle! Wee Free Men! Nae King! Nae Quin! Nae Laird! Nae Master! We Willna Be Fooled Again!