how many ways can you say supercalifragilisticexpialidocious?

Perhaps this is why it is so difficult to translate words, stories, whole novels to another language. Beyond the slang, lingo or dialects of a particular language, there is, as described in the blog below so eloquently, sound itself, which might be sombre, delightful, airy, humorous, fantastical or even supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. (Now that’s a cheery word, isn’t it?)

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See edittorrent: Sound of words

http://edittorrent.blogspot.com/2011/02/sound-of-words.html

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