> Date:         Fri, 17 Sep 1999 18:58:36 -0400
> From: Nik Taylor <[log in to unmask]>

> Irina Rempt-Drijfhout wrote:
> > Ach y fi indeed. Interestingly, when I tried it on myself (almost
> > bilingual) I came up with "Charlie and I went" but "me and Charlie
> > went".

> That's how I'd say it too, altho "Charlie and I went" is a bit less
> "natural-sounding" than "Me and Charlie went".

Interesting. But is that because 'Charlie and I' as a whole is the
prestige form, or because 'me' cliticizes to 'I' when you remember to
be polite and put yourself last? I guess it's impossible to know.

Lars Mathiesen (U of Copenhagen CS Dep) <[log in to unmask]> (Humour NOT marked)