Two other countries separated by a common language

Doug Harris cats22 at FRONTIERNET.NET
Sun Sep 30 03:03:44 UTC 2007

I think the more likely answer would be, "Pardon?" -- given
that a "subway" in England is an underpass, not a type of
train that travels, a good deal of the time, below the ground's
surface and stops at stations (and terminals).
(the other) doug

On 9/29/07, Benjamin Barrett <gogaku at> wrote:
> I have heard that in England questions such as "Do you know where the
> subway station is?" are considered yes/no. Is this the same issue? BB

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