Date: Wed, 13 Sep 1995 17:44:37 PDT
From: "//www.usa.net/~ague" ague[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]REDRCK.ENET.DEC.COM
Subject: Re: FOR English Only
I suspect one of the reasons for taking a position against English-Only laws,
is the fear that some languages (Native-American possibly) will become
unnecessary, and eventually extinct.
This seems to be a good forum to ask the question, What is the downside of a
language becoming extinct? Are there upsides?
Not necessarily dumb, but curious,