The time has come, the ziegler said, to speak of many things, or perhaps just about Teitsch and Deitsch.
Yiddish is a rendering of the German word Jewish — ‘Jüdisch‘. This evening I took another look at it. A German might say ‘Such’ (but pronounce it ‘zook’) – ich suche einen neuen Look (I’m looking for a new look).
Where did you look, Bill? And, by the bye, we despise digression. And we’re easily unamused.
Among the less traveled crannies and nooks, under rocks or falling from trees. The usual haunts.
I’m the kind of person that spends moments thinking about the structure of German language — the gleanings of such squandered moments might help explain the resilience of languages based on German — things that Tiggers do best.
Here’s my tentative thesis: German is so god-awful complicated and rigid that it remains…
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