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Was so wichtig ist zwischen Vatikan und Niederrhein

  • Alle Rechtschreibefehler sind beabsichtigt und tragen zur allgemeinen Erheiterung der Leserschaft bei!
  • C+M+B*2019*

    12.12.08

    Requiescant Verba in Pace!

    Oxford University Press hat folgende Worte aus dem Junior Dictionary gestrichen:

    Carol, cracker, holly, ivy, mistletoe

    Dwarf, elf, goblin

    Abbey, aisle, altar, bishop, chapel, christen, disciple, minister, monastery, monk, nun, nunnery, parish, pew, psalm, pulpit, saint, sin, devil, vicar

    Coronation, duchess, duke, emperor, empire, monarch, decade

    adder, ass, beaver, boar, budgerigar, bullock, cheetah, colt, corgi, cygnet, doe, drake, ferret, gerbil, goldfish, guinea pig, hamster, heron, herring, kingfisher, lark, leopard, lobster, magpie, minnow, mussel, newt, otter, ox, oyster, panther, pelican, piglet, plaice, poodle, porcupine, porpoise, raven, spaniel, starling, stoat, stork, terrapin, thrush, weasel, wren.

    Acorn, allotment, almond, apricot, ash, bacon, beech, beetroot, blackberry, blacksmith, bloom, bluebell, bramble, bran, bray, bridle, brook, buttercup, canary, canter, carnation, catkin, cauliflower, chestnut, clover, conker, county, cowslip, crocus, dandelion, diesel, fern, fungus, gooseberry, gorse, hazel, hazelnut, heather, holly, horse chestnut, ivy, lavender, leek, liquorice, manger, marzipan, melon, minnow, mint, nectar, nectarine, oats, pansy, parsnip, pasture, poppy, porridge, poultry, primrose, prune, radish, rhubarb, sheaf, spinach, sycamore, tulip, turnip, vine, violet, walnut, willow

    Dafür neu

    Blog, broadband, MP3 player, voicemail, attachment, database, export, chatroom, bullet point, cut and paste, analogue

    Celebrity, tolerant, vandalism, negotiate, interdependent, creep, citizenship, childhood, conflict, common sense, debate, EU, drought, brainy, boisterous, cautionary tale, bilingual, bungee jumping, committee, compulsory, cope, democratic, allergic, biodegradable, emotion, dyslexic, donate, endangered, Euro

    Apparatus, food chain, incisor, square number, trapezium, alliteration, colloquial, idiom, curriculum, classify, chronological, block graph



    O.k. Christliche Begriffe sind ja mittlerweile an sich böse, aber was hat das arme Meerschweinchen getan?

    Im Kommentarbereich sagt ein Michael Miller (klingt ein bischen nach Max Mustermann):
    What a pity! Future generations will not be able to understand Monty Python until they've studied it at university.


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