Re: Mrs Goatowski
- I saw the terms "Porucice", "praporcice and "desatnice" commonly used. My
ear seems not to protest, as such ranks are within Czech women´s scope.
BTW, if "down with Czech endings", why should we keep the English ones? I
mean plurals and Saxon genitive.
Martin (poking in the hornet nest).
> Women never used to achieve any high rank in theCzech/Czechoslovak/Austrian
> armed forces, so there has never been an historic feminine form of theseto
> ranks. So today (at least in common use) the masculine form is used - and
> attach a -ka suffix could be laughable. Just an observation.