Buenos dios

Just read this funny comment on ACEStalk (American Copy Editors Society discussion board):

This issue comes up all the time here, even though this is purportedly an English-language newspaper.

"Yo tengo quince anos," without the tilde, gives our speaker 15 anuses. And by leaving the accent off "papá," you've rendered your father a potato.


Nice.

1 comment:

  1. I learn something every day! I knew I couldn't catch everything from two years of college Spanish.

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