Pre-Archaic Industrial Jargon

Ronald Butters ronbutters at AOL.COM
Mon Mar 12 17:01:32 UTC 2012

Don't you think the 16th century sense of a "house" has become pretty much vestigial, if not obviated completely?

On Mar 12, 2012, at 11:54 AM, Martin Kaminer wrote:

> unlike a house, as
> technology and distribution mechanisms change they may become
> vestigial or obviated completely.

The American Dialect Society -

More information about the Ads-l mailing list