Date: Thu, 16 Nov 1995 15:07:11 MST
From: Tom Uharriet UTOM[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ADMN.712.NEBO.EDU
Subject: Re: Fw: HUMOR: Thought for Wednesday, Nov 15, 1995 (fwd)
Great story! Did the E A Newsletter present it as a joke or as a
At a lecture on linguistics, the speaker suggested
that in English there wasn't the opposite of a double
negative, whereby two affirmatives resulted in a negative.
Someone from the audience called out "Yeah, right!" which
brought down the house.
-quoted in the Electronic AIR Newsletter
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