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Eagle hero
Posted on 2005.11.24 at 12:31
Listening to: Immoral - Skinny Puppy.
The Innu have hundreds of words to describe snow. Montrealers seem to have two: Bleh and Aaaaaugh!

Inspired by a huge heart-shape that was drawn in snow just near my office; this poll.

Poll #619408 Snow!!

The best/nicest thing about the first snowfall is:


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Simply Stan
paperpath at 2005-11-25 17:18 (UTC) (Permanent link)
Quite right!

I won't say that I "knew with a capital K" knew it but I suspected it to be the case.
So.. Innu and German share characteristics then?
Would, say, feuerzeug* and flugzeug*1 be examples of polysynthetics or are more than one (as I understand them) levels required?

Oh, and no apologies required, this is an interesting subject. Thank you for shining the light. :)

*fire-gizmo (lighter)
*1 flight-gizmo (aircraft)- possibly equipped with those dreaded triple bogie main undercarriage units

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Simply Stan
paperpath at 2005-11-25 19:35 (UTC) (Permanent link)
Hey! I remember seeing that post ages ago! Cool!
That also answers the whole "Ash? Who is Ash?" question that I'd asked Tinfoil a few posts back.

But I digress.. if I understand what you're saying, then qai-saali-nia-qquu-nngi-kkaluar-puq is considered one word.
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