To: presently no screen name
The word “dregs” is a mistranslation—there is a French word spelled like that which means “dregs,” but here it is the past participle of the verb “lier” (meaning “bound” or “connected” and spelled with an accent over the “e”).
To: Verginius Rufus
Dregs? Where did I post that?
To: Verginius Rufus; presently no screen name
"The word dregs is a mistranslationthere is a French word spelled like that which means dregs, but here it is the past participle of the verb lier (meaning bound or connected and spelled with an accent over the e).
Thank Babelfish, for that.
posted on 04/02/2010 3:07:27 PM PDT
(HOW CAN A NATURAL BORN CITIZEN'S STATUS BE "GOVERNED" BY GREAT BRITAIN? - Leo Donofrio (2009))
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