Ner (djner) wrote,
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A crazy question?

So here's a quesion you must help me understand about the English language. I will write more of a detailed entry here in a minute, but sitting at the Dining Hall, I came upon an intricacy of the English language that I don't understand. I hate Brussell Sprouts, so I didn't get any, but wondered. So why are brussell sprouts called brussell sprouts? Burssell sprouts come from sprouts of the cabbage plant or, as someone told me, baby cabbages. So why don't we call them cabbage sprouts? What's the Brussell plant anyway? So what about some brussells and corn beaf for St. Patrick's Day? Please enlighten me :), and looking on Wikipedia is cheating. I can do that. Let's be creative.
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