And again ,
It is well to remember ( again ) that we are all guests here , excepting Dale himself .
And , that our words do indeed travel all 'round this small planet of ours .
And our words travel at just less than the speed of light at that !
Good thoughts to all .
> Dear Sheldon
> It would indeed be patronising to assume that one countries use of a language
> is more correct than anther's. I do not at any point believe that I alluded
> to that.
> You have obviously suffered this fate in the past, but not from me.
> The list to which I posted is international and as such has speakers spread
> around the world. I sort to point out the correct use of this term to all of
> them. It is equally miss used in the United Kingdom as any where else (I assume,
> as I have not been every where else) and I have no belief that its miss use
> began any where in particular.
> I might be bold enough to say that the use of the internet proliferates the
> miss use of many terms.
> Martin Coopland, Scotland, http://www.BatesBicycles.com