[Lingtyp] Languages with connotations for 'left' and 'right'

piet lincoln linc at hawaii.rr.com
Sat Mar 2 19:20:33 UTC 2019

What about political use?

We all know "left"  for progressive as opposed to "right" for conservative?

from seating of the French revolutionary parliament?

But was that stage left?  or audience left?   where the "left" sat?

just asking


Piet as an homage to Danish polymath, Piet Hein.

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