Spelling with a c or an s (was Re: A College of Magics)

liril at gmx.net liril at gmx.net
Mon Sep 1 05:56:06 EDT 2003


> Robyn wrote:
> 
> >Besides, the issue is not when to use it, but when not to, so that they
> >stop writing "I ate six tomato's".

Ah. And I thought only German restaurants offered Hamburger's...

Bettina
(The German genitive never has an ' before the s, but in the course of using
more an more english phrases, you see it more and more. So maybe the example
is right again, as it's wrong in two ways... ;-)

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