10031Re: [Slovak-World] Friday's proverb
- Sep 24 8:58 AM
> "Like question, like answer." [author]It is applied to actually asking questions. It's used to express A) that
> Would "Like father, like son" be the gist of it?
if you ask a poorly phrased question, you shouldn't expect the answer to
be helpful, to make sense; or B) that when you ask an intrusive, offensive
question, the other person is justified to respond in like manner.
votruba "at" pitt "dot" edu
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