This is a great thread. I miss Apo.
A discussion of the peculiarities of languages and the differences between them.
Ilka wrote:According to my Duden Dictionary of Etymology, followers of the school of Cynicism were, in a sense, like dogs (the origin of the word cynic is to be found in the Greek word Kyon "dog"), in that they attacked their victims in a vicious and shameless manner.
and this has changed, how? Some arguers are still ready to 'go-for-the-throat'
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