[windows2000] Re: A term

  • From: "Chris McEvoy" <chris@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2002 15:57:10 +0100

A wrench is adjustable whereas a spanner is fixed.

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> From: Greg Reese [mailto:GReese@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]=20
> Sent: Thursday 24 October 2002 15:11
> To: windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [windows2000] Re: A term
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> not the first time, won't be the last...
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> so is an "english muffin" just called a "muffin" over there?
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris McEvoy [mailto:chris@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2002 9:46 AM
> To: windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [windows2000] Re: A term
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> You are wrong.
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Greg Reese [mailto:GReese@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]=3D3D20
> > Sent: Thursday 24 October 2002 14:46
> > To: windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [windows2000] Re: A term
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> > I've always thought a crumpet is what is known in America=20
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> >"English =3D3D3D Muffin" but I could be wrong. =3D3D20
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Sorin Srbu [mailto:sorin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> > Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2002 9:41 AM
> > To: windows2000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [windows2000] Re: A term
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> > On Thu, 24 Oct 2002 09:26:52 -0400, Greg Reese wrote:
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> > >maybe a few less crumpets with the tea next time old chap...
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> > What *is* a crumpet reallly??
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