yo and ma

Subject:      yo and ma
Date:         Thu, 17 Feb 94 19:33:22 GMT

David Polewka writes to Scott Ma:
&&By the way, how's yer brother Yo-Yo?

  ma - bunch of different meanings in Chinese, depending on tonality
  mama - what a baby says
  yo - an exclamation
  yo-yo - a toy
  Yo Yo - a rap singer
  Yo Yo Ma - a cellist
  yo mama - an ethnic slur


					John






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