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Old 06-13-2019, 12:14 AM
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Originally Posted by Steve McQwark View Post
L'collusion, c'est moi!

<pedantic note, or why you can't be allowed any fun>The elision happens with "L'Etat", because "Le Etat" would be two e's in a row which sounds weird. Similarly, "la Argentine" would get elided to "l'Argentine" because, again, doubling up on vowels is Not Done. In this case however, "collusion" starts with a hard consonant so no elision allowed.</pn,owycbaaf>
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