Date: Wed, 4 Oct 1995 13:19:13 +0000
From: Jenny Becker beckerj[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]OMRI.CZ
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
Today I have to do the laundry.
Perhaps if I didn't have to take it to the laundromat, I'd just say "do
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