Applying for a common Moroccan Amazigh subtag

John Cowan cowan at
Tue Jan 4 15:48:30 CET 2011

Stephane Bortzmeyer scripsit:

> > Everybody agrees it is "macrolanguage"
> I have a doubt here. From your description, it really seemed it was a
> new language, some form of "standard berber", not a macrolanguage.

That is also a possibility.  I was thinking along the lines of Standard
Arabic or Mandarin Chinese, but an approach like that of Standard German
is also possible.

John Cowan  cowan at
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on having their Miranda rights read to them, just like perps in American TV
cop shows.  When it's explained to them that they are in a different country,
where those rights do not exist, they become outraged.  --Neal Stephenson

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