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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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Well, if Tristan is right and the word has to be both a noun and a verb, "scotch" is a noun, often not capitalized ("I'll have a scotch and water") and a verb ("Let's scotch that rumor right now !"), and of course the Scotch (more commonly called the Scottish) are a bravehearted people.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edited on April 14, 2004, 8:29 pm
  Posted by Penny on 2004-04-14 20:25:51

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