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Autor:  Dale/CR
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  19/NOV/2008 4:35 PM
Assunto:  Nothim'

Years ago I had nameplates made for some friends who held positions in a scout troop.  One was to have a friend's name and his position:  Administrador.  When I got the nameplate, it read "Administrator."  When I asked about it, I was proudly told that "Administrator" was the correct spelling.  I replied, "If I had wanted it in  English instead of Spanish, you would be right."  He was right, but in the wrong language.  Yes, he made another nameplate while I waited.


I had a boss called Blankenship.  A real "chato".  When I would send out the mail, I would spell his name with a "T" instead of a "P".  He would get so angry when he got mail in that name!  Ah, revenge.... 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Nothim'  –  sarah lima  19/NOV/2008, 1:28 PM
Nothim'  –  LIMA  19/NOV/2008, 2:09 PM
Nothim'  –  sarah lima  19/NOV/2008, 2:20 PM
 Nothim'  –  Dale/CR  19/NOV/2008, 4:35 PM
Nothim'  –  Sidney  19/NOV/2008, 5:45 PM
Nothim'  –  sarah lima  21/NOV/2008, 9:25 AM
Nothim'  –  sarah lima  21/NOV/2008, 9:59 AM

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