Re: Line vs. queue...

Subject: Re: Line vs. queue...
From: Peter <pnewman1 -at- optonline -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 09 Jun 2002 13:53:46 -0400

Marguerite Krupp wrote:
> I like Chuck's clever reply!
> To the point:
> I am currently "online" at my computer on a Sunday morning (don't ask!), but
> my New York cousins wait "on line" at the deli. It's a dialect thing.

Is it out of line to be inline, or inline to be on line? When going off
line do they dequeue on the other side of the pond.


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