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stanislaw.masny

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What exactly the 'new-frangled talk' means? It's from Peter Pan.
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What exactly the 'new-frangled talk' means? It's from Peter Pan.
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I think the quote should be "new-fangled talk". New-fangled means "modern", or "up-to-date", or perhaps "recently invented". It's sometimes used quite disparagingly. For example, my grandfather, who is over 80, dislikes computers, mobile phones etc and refers to it as "all this new-fangled technology".

I would say that "textspeak" could be described as "new-fangled talk" - the way people now use "u" instead of "you", "2" instead of "to" etc.
 

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Thank you very much for your help.
It should and it is.
Sorry for my cursory reading. Next time I'll try to do it more careful.
 

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Thank you bhaisahab.
Bad things seem to happen one after another.;-)
 
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