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Thu Apr 10 2003

Media: German replacement of English terms with French

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Message 1: Media: German replacement of English terms with French

Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2003 16:55:42 +0800
From: Karen S. Chung <karchungntu.edu.tw>
Subject: Media: German replacement of English terms with French


 There's a report in Reuters' 'Oddly Enough' series, dated April 9,
2003 and posted over the Yahoo network, entitled:

 "German Professors Declare War on English Terms"
 by Erik Kirschbaum and Dave Graham

 The URL:



http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/nm/20030409/od_nm/iraq_german
y_language_dc_1

 Visit now, because the link may expire soon.

 Many thanks to my NTU colleague Prof. Kirill Thompson for calling
this report to my attention.


 Karen Steffen Chung
 http://ccms.ntu.edu.tw/~karchung/
 http://www.topica.com/lists/phonetics/
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