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Old 02-18-2007, 11:07 AM   #9
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Default Re: Why can't you yanks deal with polysyllabic words?

Originally Posted by Timmeh
True, but I was looking at it from the stand point that America gained independence by defeating the British.

Also true, but America won a lot of the major battles, (New Orleans, Ft. McHenry, Lake Erie, Lake Champlain, Horseshoe Bend, etc.)

ya im british so i got defensive.

The battle of New Orleans was techinically after the war was over. It is just weird that they did a battle after the war had ended. The communication was just THAT BAD back then. hard to imagine really.
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