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Don't you have trouble with false friends, like the Spanish "rapista" or "tuna"? (barber, cactus)

On 6 Sep 2011, at 11:44, Cosman246 wrote:

> I'm fluent in English etymology, which helps me parse through simple texts
> in the Romance and Germanic languages.
> 
> -Cosman246
> "Blacker than a moonless night
> Hotter and more bitter than Hell itself...
> That is coffee."
>  Godot, Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: Trials and Tribulations.
> 
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> On Mon, Sep 5, 2011 at 22:18, Even Eclectic Tolo Dybevik <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
>> English, Norwegian, German, (Actually a conlang but, Ido), Japanese. And I
>> tried but took something else instead: Greek, Latin.
>> 
>>> Date: Mon, 5 Sep 2011 23:07:28 +0200
>>> From: [log in to unmask]
>>> Subject: Re: Quick Survey Question
>>> To: [log in to unmask]
>>> 
>>>> The question is fairly simple: How many natural languages have
>>> you studied?
>>> 
>>> 
>>> English, French, German, Italian, Latin, Swedish (L1), Spanish (L1),
>>> Croatian.
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