Nationality or blood

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Hung Tao
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Nationality or blood

Post by Hung Tao » Fri Sep 10, 2004 3:31 pm

Whether person ,for example whose father is a Englishman and whose mother is a French woman, is called a man of mixed nationality or of mixed blood.
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Re: Nationality or blood

Post by Joe » Wed Sep 15, 2004 7:56 pm

Hung Tao wrote:Whether person ,for example whose father is a Englishman and whose mother is a French woman, is called a man of mixed nationality :r: or of mixed blood :r: .
Both are possible.
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