Date: Wed, 4 Oct 1995 08:09:50 -0400 From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Re: Lexical choice? >Friends: > >Please respond to this post I received from a former student of mine. > >Thanks, > >Bob Wachal > >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 >a machine) laundry, or damn laundry, or . . . never mind "Wash" works, however. Wayne Glowka Professor of English Director of Research and Graduate Student Services Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]