Dingo Lingo

Professor of Linguistics (giving lecture): In some languages, such as English, a double negative connotes a positive.  In other languages, such as Russian, a double negative connotes an emphasised negative. But there is no language in the world in which a double positive connotes a negative.

Australian voice (at the back): Yeah. Right.

I got this from the Adelaide Music Collective do at the State Library last night.


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