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#1 2012-07-04 11:07:38

kem
Eggcornista
From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2255

godown

David Crystal’s new book, The Story of English in 100 words, mentions a Malay-English eggcorn:

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#2 2012-07-04 11:31:59

kem
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From: Victoria, BC
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Re: godown

Thinking about the “borrowing” habits of English:

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#3 2012-07-04 13:55:53

JuanTwoThree
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From: Spain
Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 376

Re: godown

You might have a godown in your compound:

http://eggcorns.lascribe.net/forum/view … hp?id=5465


On the plain in Spain where it mainly rains.

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