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Welcome (was: Negative constructions)
> And now I'm pleased to announce the Brithenig distribution list has been
> updated. John Cowan joins us. This gives us all an opportunity to say:
> Benwenid, Welcome.
And it gives *me* an opportunity to say: Benligad, Welfound.
(This reflects a pattern common in many languages: the one who greets
the newcomer says "[It is] well [that you are] come", and the newcomer replies,
"[It is] well [that you are] found [here].")
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan firstname.lastname@example.org
You tollerday donsk? N. You tolkatiff scowegian? Nn.
You spigotty anglease? Nnn. You phonio saxo? Nnnn.
Clear all so! 'Tis a Jute.... (FW 16.5)