Date: Wed, 4 Oct 1995 18:12:53 -0400 From: Virginia Clark Subject: Re: Lexical choice? At 06:42 AM 10/4/95 -0500, you wrote: >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) > Today I have to do the laundry (not "washing").