Life is an accumulation of interesting things. But isn't
Absolutely not! I've started a list of
things that should not exist at all.
However, so many things are interesting that I suppose
I'll have to work out a set of categories here.
Here's something a lot of people take a while to figure out.
It's proof that intonation in spoken English is phonemic, that
is, intonation all by itself conveys meaning. It's also
hilarious, from a fascinating collection called "Anguish
Languish" story called
Ladle Rat Rotten Hut.
Since so many people have asked, I do have this book, but I
haven't been able to locate it (probably in a box in the attic,
and therefore not coming to light any time soon).
[to be continued]