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brazilianisation

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  • I prefer my S's and Z's, like my window treatments (but not my dogs), to match.

    February 26, 2009

  • What about equal time for Brasilianization?

    February 26, 2009

  • Bada-BING!

    February 25, 2009

  • Also a Celtic band.

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    February 25, 2009

  • Tetrao urogallus, wood grouse, a.k.a. capercaillie.

    February 25, 2009

  • Gee. I was just making a joke...

    February 25, 2009

  • Search results give me more hits for Brazilianisation than Brazilianization for whatever that's worth.

    February 25, 2009

  • Old-fashioned Oxford University Press prefers the etymologically grounded -ize/-ization (not an Americanism, but in use since the 16th century) to the French-influenced -ise spellings.

    February 25, 2009

  • I think so, since Brazil is Brazil is Brazil (USA/UK/Oz).

    February 25, 2009

  • British English prefers the spelling -ise (and -isation) to the American -ize (-ization), hence Brazilianisation is quite regular from a BE point of view.

    February 25, 2009

  • I know Brasilianisation and Brazilianization. I think the most correct is Brazilianization. Because we are speaking of the country Brazil (in English). Brasil with "s" is the Portuguese word for the country, my country, inclusive.

    February 25, 2009

  • Brasilianisation? or Brazilianization? Or this bizarre (sorry, bisarre) hybrid?

    February 25, 2009