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USAGE: (YAEPT) Re: English, Masculine, Feminine

From:Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>
Date:Tuesday, June 15, 2004, 13:37
On Tue, Jun 15, 2004 at 03:54:56PM +1000, Tristan Mc Leay wrote:
> /ko:t/ = caught, court, quart
? What happened to the /w/ in quart?
> (not that the latter is used much. In > fact, you probably have pretty decent odds of finding that most people > my age don't know what it is, let alone how much it is)
It's an ancient word for "litre". :) -Mark


Tristan Mc Leay <kesuari@...>