Re: [tied] [w]anax

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 4014
Date: 2000-09-23

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From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Sent: Saturday, September 23, 2000 2:00 AM
Subject: Re: [tied] [w]anax

I wrote: "To say that a tongue-twister like *wnatk- looks rather un-IE is surely an understatement, and to say that a root of this shape is not unprecedented is an under-understatement."
In fact, the latter is an OVERstatement. I got lost amongst those double negatives.