Owen (kaffeequatsch) wrote,
Owen
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A bit like Trolls, then...

This is quite amusing:

Inuits can describe snowfall in ways that we cannot imagine, because their language provides multiple words for snow; but on subjects other than frozen water, Inuit conversation can be rather restricted.

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/newspaper/0,,175-1225717,00.html

Warning: This article also contains other linguistic stereotypes.
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