[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

Re: They did it again



Well, we do have two words: "charismatic megafauna".  Both dinosaurs and 
sailbacked Permian synapsids fit the bill.

Ronald Orenstein
1825 Shady Creek Court
Mississauga, ON L5L 3W2
Canada
ronorenstein.blogspot.com


________________________________
From: "Thomas R. Holtz, Jr." <tholtz@umd.edu>
To: rbox@crateandbarrel.com 
Cc: 'Brian Hathaway' <hammeris1@att.net>; dinosaur@usc.edu 
Sent: Monday, August 12, 2013 11:11:47 AM
Subject: RE: They did it again



And to use your example: we don't have a common word for the "attractive big 
zoo animal" category.