And English gets the gold!

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Aug 9 03:29:32 UTC 2012

A headline in a French-Basque newspaper:

" 'Ma Tribu,' une nouvelle marque d'autocollants _made_ en Pays Basque"

But why didn't they replace _autocollants_ with "stickers"?

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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