[rescue] This is starting to bug me: *Cheques*

P.A.Osborne rescue at sunhelp.org
Mon Jun 25 04:05:36 CDT 2001

On Mon, Jun 25, 2001 at 03:53:25AM -0500, Bill Bradford wrote:
> Its a "trunk", not a "bonnet"
> its a "vacation" not a "holiday"
> its a "dumpster" not a "skip"
> its a "elevator" not a "lift"
> its a "flashlight" not a "torch"
> its "equipment" not "kit"
> its a "pharmacist" not a "chemist"

Ooh good grief.

The second and last two are in common use here.

You did miss    rotary -> roundabout
		gas    -> petrol

> .... And you guys DID come up
> with Monty Python...

And what has that to do with anything?  They were just fine young chaps
expirimenting with usage of the english language in a mildly humourous
manner.  Oh yeah and a bloke with crayons but he was a yank.....


I notice Bill that its nearly 4am your time - go to bed.


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