klausnick/莫罗佐夫·尼科莱/профан (klausnick) wrote,
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During the time of the French Revolution, when the months in France were named Thermidor, Floreal, Nivose, etc. Sheridan proposed to extend the innovation to the English language, beginning with January, as "Freezy, Sneezy, Breezy, Wheezy, Showery, Lowery, Flowery, Bowery, Snowy, Flowy, Blowy, Glowy."

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    грубейшие игры, лишённые красоты, как, например, футбол и т. д., способствуют лишь огрубению нравов.

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