Date: Thu, 21 Sep 1995 07:35:01 PDT
From: "//www.usa.net/~ague" ague[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]REDRCK.ENET.DEC.COM
Subject: Re: Mouse/Mice=House/Hice
Well, for completeness, since I haven't seen it mentioned, I thought I'd throw
For myself, knowing the mouse/mice relationship goes way back to the dawn of
learning to speak. However, the louse/lice association seems to have arrived
somewhere between the years of 10 and 15, and was quite a revelation. Until
that point the words were independent of each other.