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Re: Borrowings

From:Brian Betty <bbetty@...>
Date:Thursday, March 18, 1999, 14:41
At 08:01 PM 3/17/99 -0800, you wrote: "American cars have a "hood", as do
British cars.  But ask an American and an Englishman to point at the hood
and they'll point at two different parts of the car."

And try asking an American what the boot is, and he'll either point to his
shoes, mention the Simpsons in Australia episode, or explain that it
happens most often when you are drunk.



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