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On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 11:26 AM, Marguerite Krupp <mkrupp128 -at- yahoo -dot- com>wrote:
> While we're at it, don't sneeze at the plural of "Kleenex"!
> --- On Thu, 1/7/10, Dana Worley <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com> wrote:
> From: Dana Worley <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com>
> Subject: Re: Technical humor
> To: "David Castro" <thejavaguy -at- gmail -dot- com>, "TECHWR-L" <
> techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
> Date: Thursday, January 7, 2010, 11:22 AM
> Anyone with any sense at all would know the correct word is "appendici"
> (long *eye*).
> ;) Dana W.
> On Wednesday, January 06, 2010, David Castro wrote:
> > The leader of the meeting subconsciously decided that the singular for
> > appendices is appendicee rather than appendix. Oddly, the use of the
> > word spread throughout the 13 people in the meeting, until they were
> > ALL saying "appendicee." It was surreal!
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