2573Re: [Czechlist] quiche, silverware
- Oct 2 8:10 AM
>From: JPKIRCHNER@...If you wanted to buy a box of knives, forks, spoons etc it would just be
>Subject: Re: [Czechlist] quiche, silverware
>Date: Mon, 2 Oct 2000 08:06:50 EDT
called a set of cutlery, not "cutlery with forks and spoons thrown in". My
dictionary says "knives, forks and spoons for domestic use".
>Cutlery is generally used to mean cutting utensils. Webster's New World_________________________________________________________________________
>includes spoons in its secondary definition of cutlery, but when I think of
>cutlery I never think of spoons or forks. A set of cutlery would mean a
>of varying types of knives. No spoons or forks.
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