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Re: Another English History Question (YAEHQ?)

From:Gary Shannon <fiziwig@...>
Date:Tuesday, August 8, 2006, 0:14
You can disolve a substance in water or you can solve a problem. Either way you
have solution.


--- "Mark J. Reed" <markjreed@...> wrote:

> In modern English, you can induce a current or induct a member; either act > is an example of induction. (If you induce a reaction, though, that's > generally an inducement instead.) Similarly, you can deduce a fact or > deduct an expense, and either way you have a deduction. >


Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>