[LMB] nappy -- Re: OT: Very small child book recommendations

Jacki Knight jacki at knightech.com.au
Tue Feb 6 11:21:26 GMT 2007


On 05/02/2007, at 2:48 AM, Mark Allums wrote:
> Think rugs.  As in the loops of yarn.  Certain types of hair with 
> tight curls might come to resemble a fuzzy, lumpy surface like a rug.

Ohhhhhh! Now I get it.

We use the word 'nap' as a noun in that context.  We just don't use the 
adjective.

Jacki - increasing her international vocabulary again



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