Date: Wed, 4 Oct 1995 08:09:50 -0400
From: Wayne Glowka wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MAIL.GAC.PEACHNET.EDU
Subject: Re: Lexical choice?
Please respond to this post I received from a former student of mine.
Sort of an ADS-L Question for you: Fill in the blank in the following:
Today I have to do the ______________________
(meaning a pile of dirty clothes that should become clean with water & soap in
laundry, or damn laundry, or . . . never mind
"Wash" works, however.
Professor of English
Director of Research and Graduate Student Services
Milledgeville, GA 31061
wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]mail.gac.peachnet.edu