Re: [CR]Bikes for sale


Example: Production Builders:Pogliaghi
Date: Mon, 7 May 2007 23:11:12 -0700
From: "Kurt Sperry" <haxixe@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Bikes for sale
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <767781.95607.qm@web53607.mail.re2.yahoo.com>
References: <677489.26087.qm@web53507.mail.re2.yahoo.com>


An auction would be a subcatagory of "sale", no?

The close of an auction concludes with a pretty straightforward sale, euphemisms of items being "won" like they were prizes aside. Otherwise the phrase "sold at auction" would be wrong.

Kurt Sperry Bellingham WA USA

On 5/7/07, r cielec <teaat4p@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> Hi, Harry:
>
> May I ask for clarification, please ?
>
> The subject line states "Bikes for sale". Yet, the bikes are listed on
> Ebay.
>
> Are the bikes for sale or for auction ?