November 9, 2012


Some signs by which a native speaker of English may notice that he has already been in Italy too long:

He writes, 'letter of obbedience' without noticing the error.

He says, 'cancel' when he means 'erase.'

He says, 'control' when he means 'check.'

1 comment:

Louis M said...


Very true. Been there, done that :D