[LMB] not quite a haut bubble OT:
rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 8 03:11:56 BST 2021
It's just easy to say "pass me the pen," than to say "pass me the Bic."
On Tue, Sep 7, 2021, 7:53 PM Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Kleenex. Jello. Xerox. (That one's pretty obsolete.)
> Lots of brand names become generic terms. As for why the Brits use certain
> names and we use others... (shrugs)
> Matt G.
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