Re: "hewed to"
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Monday, March 21, 2005, 14:27|
On Mar 17, 2005, at 8:09 PM, Roger Mills wrote:
> True; that seems to have become strictly the adjectival form and only
> 'split', as in "cloven hooves" also archaic to me, with
> overtones-- a feature of pigs and other non-Kosher animals (IIRC)
It's the kosher animals that have cloven hooves. Pigs also have cloven
hoofs, but don't have the other sign of a kosher land animal -
"your whistling sounds like scary alien bees!"
~ why not to attempt tuvan throat singing in public