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#189136 - 02/06/10 05:00 PM Re: Method of Teaching (vocab quiz before start of section). [Re: goofy]
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I wonder how many loan words Farsi and Spanish have in common from Arabic.

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#189890 - 03/12/10 09:49 PM Re: Method of Teaching (vocab quiz before start of section). [Re: Faldage]
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Excellent question, Faldo. In that both Spain and Persia were invaded by Arabic-speaking people, they share a common source for loanwords, eh?

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