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What are you doing and where are you from? (Posted on 2004-04-14) Difficulty: 2 of 5
What is the only word in the English language that when capitalized is changed from a noun or a verb to a nationality?

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Solution And this nationality bitterly resents it too. | Comment 6 of 40 |

John McLaughlin interrupted a McLaughlin Group show once to state: "I regret that a panel member used the word 'welsh' as synonymous with 'going back on one's word'. People of Welsh heritage rightfully resent that use of the word." John McLaughlin was right, because it is hurtful to use a national name like that, and I think we should scotch all attempts by anyone to do so !!  






Edited on April 14, 2004, 10:31 am
  Posted by Penny on 2004-04-14 10:23:29

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