[LMB] OT: Languages

Patricia A. Swan zafaran at sff.net
Mon, 30 Jun 2003 13:15:00 -0400


At 09:43 AM 6/30/2003 -0400, Margaret Dean wrote:
>Even in English, "board" is sometimes used poetically for "table"
>(usually a dining/banquet table, as in "groaning board").
>
>--Margaret Dean
>   <margdean at erols.com>

There is also the phrase "bed and board".

Pat in North Carolina


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