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Old 12-16-2013, 09:33 PM
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Default Re: Drumset or Drumkit?

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Originally Posted by picodon View Post
The Germans make all those strings of words like drumkit. I'm sure they call a throne something like a drumkitstool.

cymbalstand
kickdrumheadmuffler
cowbell….

Hey, why isn't it cow bell instead of cowbell?
On the other hand the ominipresent English language is kind of destroying this German
thing I think, as more and more people - even journalists and other guys who should know
better - start to write many words who should be "stringed together" as you call it separately,
despite the rules of grammar.
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