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I vote to change the phrase (first paragraph under Usage) "and is also a factor making L difficult to pronounce users of languages such as Japanese or Chinese that either lack or have different values for L" to ... something else. We might be geeks, but Japanese is *not* a computer program. :) Any objections for "speaker" instead? (I just want to make sure it's general enough to cover what "users" is supposed to. "Speakers and writers" may be more general, but I think it has more to do with speaking, since it's talking about difficulty in pronouncing a letter/sound.) --RMo 21:20, 20 Apr 2005 (UTC)
"In stereochemistry, S (sinister) signifies an anti-clockwise arrangement..." Yes, fine, but what does it have to do with L? — JIP | Talk 10:45, 16 Jun 2005 (UTC)
- Back in the day l was not only a letter but a symbol of peace. In church thay would say l be with you hippies would say l out and after wars people would hang ls on their doors —Preceding unsigned comment added by 126.96.36.199 (talk) 23:12, 18 November 2010 (UTC)
Is L a drug or something in nelly's ride wit me he says smoke a l in the back... but they bleep out 'L' in MTv and [V] and everything, why?
- Oh I'm sick of this. No-one answers my questions anymore, please someone answer.
I don't know man.Cameron Nedland 23:45, 28 February 2006 (UTC)
L is a term for the rolled up cigar that is used to smoke marijuana.
I was looking for something on the character L from Death note
- Fixed —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Bobthesmiley (talk • contribs) 03:52, 12 February 2007 (UTC).
Can we discuss |_ as similar to L
Shouldnt this page make mention of Avogadro's constant, as in chemistry? (L = 6.22 x 10^23) Aska 21:49, 9 February 2006 (UTC)
There is vandalism under physics that needs to be fixedJMo89 03:59, 26 March 2007 (UTC)JMo89 3/25/07
Question; back and walk
Question; does back actually rhyme with walk? I noticed this in the article - I appreciate that my accent isn't everybody's, but I can't actually think of how that would happen - can someone please correct me? ~CortalUXTalk? 02:37, 14 January 2011 (UTC)
- The article doesn't say that back rhymes with walk—in fact, it says just the opposite, that the L in "walk" is an indicator that it does not rhyme with "back". (Quote from the article: "[the L's] presence modifies other letters' sounds, i.e. 'wak' [that is, "walk" without the L] might be more likely to be pronounced such that it would rhyme with 'back'") ----Smeazel (talk) 08:37, 26 June 2011 (UTC)