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Re: TERM "cizáctví"

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  • kzgafas
    ... derogatory ... Yes, it does. But to say it more exactly, it is the -ák in the word cizák which makes it sound derogatory. Cizáctví is derived from
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      --- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, James Kirchner <jpklists@s...> wrote:
      >
      > On Tuesday, July 5, 2005, at 02:17 AM, Petr Veselý wrote:
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      > Am I correct in interpreting the -áctví as giving the word a
      derogatory
      > or xenophobic tone?
      >
      > Jamie

      Yes, it does. But to say it more exactly, it is the -ák in the word
      cizák which makes it sound derogatory. Cizáctví is derived from that.

      K.
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