Literal-Minded

Linguistic commentary from a guy who takes things too literally

Another Funny Story

Posted by Neal on April 15, 2006

“Bilingual by Breakfast” is a funny piece by Leigh Ann Henion that appeared on the last page of the February 2006 issue of Smithsonian magazine. She even uses the word guttural correctly. Go read it.

One Response to “Another Funny Story”

  1. Bob said

    The story is testament to the wisdom of learning at least a little of the language of any country you’re about to visit, even if just for a short time. It is perhaps not the only, but surely the best, way of meeting the folks there, and really enjoying the visit as oppsed to just … visiting.

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