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  • Bryan McAlister

    Bryan McAlister June 22, 2006, 1:19 a.m. (Message 45631)

    Re: Divided by a common language (was Reels and Hornpipes)

    There is also inby and outby
    
    In message <xxxxxxxxxxxx.xxxxx.xxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>, Anselm Lingnau 
    <xxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx> writes
    >John Chambers wrote:
    >
    >> We do have a minor problem in English, in that the opposite
    >> of "within" obviously should be "without", [...]
    >
    >You mean as in
    >
    >  Come all without, come all within,
    >  You'll not see nothing like the Mighty Quinn!
    >
    >Then again, the opposite of ›outwith‹ should obviously be ›inwith‹!?
    >
    >Anselm
    
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    Bryan McAlister
          

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