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Re: Countries with needless definite article.
- Subject: Re: Countries with needless definite article.
- From: "Patricia M. Godfrey" priscamg@xxxxxxxx
- Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2008 15:07:59 -0500
George Scithers wrote:
Case in point: what was once called the Spanith Netherlands and is now
caled Belgium is an uneasy combination of Flemish and Walloons --
Yes, it happened in Europe too. Witness the former Yugoslavia or
Patricia M. Godfrey