[LMB] seal motto

Parish, James jparish at siue.edu
Tue Jul 9 20:28:51 BST 2019


Matthew George wrote:
> And it occurs to me the reason the phrase
> "pivot point" was used instead of "fulcrum" was the implied suggestion that
> no equivalent of Latin exists, so we should try to avoid Romance-derived
> words.

You mean, words like "pivot" and "point"? (Both entered English from Old 
French.)

Jim Parish



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