RE: English usage: to "subscribe" to a course?

Subject: RE: English usage: to "subscribe" to a course?
From: "Hemstreet, Deborah" <DHemstreet -at- kaydon -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2008 08:17:12 -0400

With regard to Dutch usage, I had several Dutch friends when I lived

My favorite was, "Can you borrow me," when they wanted me to loan them

Turns out that in Dutch, there is no verb "to loan" - the concept is all
contained in the "Borrow" word.

Isn't language fun! <grin>



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