Re: [Czechlist] Re: TERM: Radove
- In a message dated 2/23/01 3:53:28 AM, simon.vollam@... writes:
>Seriously? You couldn't, even given the context, make a connectionC'mon! Don't get sarcastic. Everybody knows "colour" and "cheque", but
>between "in the order" and "on the order of"? I'd better be careful
>next time I write "colour" or "cheque" - I don't want to become
>unintelligible to a large chunk of the anglophone world.
neither "in the order" and "on the order of" were intelligible to me in that
>Anyway, I'm sorry to cause you dental problems, Jamie. Your teethAges ago, when I was about 25, a female coworker told me never to bite into
>seem to be have taken a battering recently, what with British English
>and gender neutral language both molesting your molars. I sometimes
>get the same sort of sensation if I bite into ice cream too hastily.
my ice cream at all. She claimed that my ideal woman might suddenly come
down the street, see me biting ice cream, and assume I was an insensitive