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Re^5: Some Insights from a Traveler Between Languages

by stefp (Vicar)
on Apr 30, 2005 at 16:48 UTC ( #452886=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Some Insights from a Traveler Between Languages
in thread Some Insights from a Traveler Between Languages

Esprit de l'escalier
In French, you would say esprit d'escalier because this kind of spirit has some "escalier" property. Esprit de l'escalier would refer to the spirit of some "escalier" made clear by the context.

-- stefp


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