Making The Internet Safe For The French

from the Your-mother-was-a-hamster-and-your-father-smelt-of-elderberries!- dept

And the French wonder why we make fun of them? They're now getting ready to release the official French terms for all those evil English-only internet terms. The article suggests, however, that instead of concentrating on ways to figure out how to say email in French, perhaps the French should figure out a way to get more French speaking people on the net.
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    Moonlyp, 15 Dec 2006 @ 8:02am

    Re: French Government's protection of language.

    Speaking of the use of words -

    pedal is as to pedal a bicycle

    to sell something as this sentence describes is to peddle

    not everyone who writes anything is an author who knows how to use English

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