From: Keith R. Williams
Subject: Re: how to master electronics, use of transistor, op amp...?
Date: Sun, 3 Nov 2002 22:35:23 -0500
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In article , Jim-
> On Sun, 3 Nov 2002 09:25:08 -0000,
> "Kevin Aylward" ,
> In Newsgroup: sci.electronics.design,
> Article: ,
> Entitled: "Re: how to master electronics, use of transistor, op
> Wrote the following:
> |"John Woodgate" wrote in message
> |> It's motivation again. Learning languages other than your
> |> takes effort (not much if you are very young). Some people, like me,
> |> just interested in languages.
> |We don't have to anyway, every one knows English is the best language,
> |that's why its *the* international one.
> |Kevin Aylward
> It's only a matter of who dominates, not whose language is "best".
> French *was* the international language until they proved themselves
> to be useless wienies whose only contribution to world peace is to
> sell missiles to Arab countries.
French was the international language of diplomacy (figures).
OTOH, the language of science was German. Since both are clearly
dead languages (one by history, the other by choice), English has
taken over. Why should An American learn another language?
Unless, of course, one wants to visit a foreign country like