Benjamin Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Mon Aug 17 14:41:21 UTC 2009

On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 10:08 AM, Laurence Horn<laurence.horn at> wrote:
> At 12:14 PM +0200 8/17/09, Julia Achenbach wrote:
>>At least in German. I am not too
>>sure whether or not the same goes for English.
> It does for "deixis", "eidolon", and the other few <ei> words I can
> think of that have been imported into English.

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