Re: USAGE: turquoise badminton waistcoat (was: Re: USAGERe:Language revival)
|From:||Thomas R. Wier <artabanos@...>|
|Date:||Friday, December 3, 1999, 22:35|
Steg Belsky wrote:
> Wow, so *that*'s the difference between a "jacket" and a "coat"....i've
> always used them interchangeably in the "cold-weather gear" sense, except
> when "jacket" could be mistaken for "suit/sports jacket".
Yeah, me too. I've never made a distinction between the two, nor
have I met anyone who does. Of course, neither I nor anyone
here would need to make the distinction.
Tom Wier <artabanos@...>
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