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« In Polish there occurs: affirmation, negation, double negation as affirmation and double negation as negation. And double affirmation as affirmation. But there doesn't occur double affirmation as negation.»

To that one of the students:
— Dobra, dobra… (lit. 'dobra'=`well`)

@mkf Interesting - heard the very same story recently, only about Russian.

Actually, it holds for English as well: "Yeah, right".

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