Re: GB vs. US English on websites
- Remember, Michael, crucially important is: Divide and Conquer (Divide
et impera) :-)
--- In Czechlist@yahoogroups.com, Michael Grant <mgrant@...> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 2:55 AM, Sarka Rubkova <rubkova@...> wrote:
> > Still, your statement contradicts with your so often used
> > Americans would not understand that.
> > Either you have been exaggerated in those, which might be often
> > or you ... how would you say "toci se jak korouhvicka" ?
> I don't read the list as avidly as some, but my impression is that
> most of Jamie's statements of that sort refer to slang and idiomatic
> expressions -- especially the somewhat outdated ones that seem to
> up (or used to, anyway) in a lot of Czech bilingual dictionaries and
> English teaching materials.
> You have to be happy with what you have to be happy with what you
> to be happy with.