Issue 161, page 3
|Search||Home||FAQ||Links||Site map||Book Store||New||Ask Us||Theory||About|
Myfanwy Davies longs for shorter words...
We have to admit that suiting is rather silly unless it is referring to the fabric from which the suits are made, as that usage has been around since the late 19th century.
Myfanwy, mae enwau Cymraeg yn harddach yn fawr nag enwau Sais.*
*No, your browser has not been infected with a virus - this sentence is written in Welsh.
Have you heard or read similar or equally distressing usages?
Read this before commenting on this week's Curmudgeons' Corner
additions? Send to Melanie & Mike: email@example.com
DO NOT SEND QUERIES TO THAT ADDRESS. Instead, ASK US.
Copyright © 1995-2002 TIERE
Last Updated 07/12/02 11:05 PM