At 10:57 AM 12/01/2000 -0000, you wrote:
for you. "Heil" is not pronounced like the German equivalent (which is
[hAil]), but rather [hEil], similar to the English 'hail' (which is of
the same root), if that helps any.

Yes, lots! Thank you. So I would write "Heill Oskar" to greet you?

Now that I am "hearing" hail in my head, it takes away the emotional
sandpaper. <G>

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