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#1 2012-07-04 15:07:38

kem
Eggcornista
From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2087

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 15:31:59

kem
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Re: godown

Thinking about the “borrowing” habits of English:

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#3 2012-07-04 17:55:53

JuanTwoThree
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Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 312

Re: godown

You might have a godown in your compound:

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

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