Re: "Sheat" Knives
Pierre A. Berube (pb159@WWA.COM)
Sun, 2 Jul 1995 14:40:11 -0500
I think that was my fault. Since I am a blind user and my speech
synthinzer makes it sound the way the word sound. sheath sounds like sh_t
and sheat sounds like the right way. Sorry about that.
On Thu, 29 Jun 1995, Michael Holmes wrote:
> I'm probably going to hear about this, but as an old college professor, I
> just can't help myself. To all of you who have been writing about
> fixed-blade knives, the proper word is "sheath," not "sheat." It refers to
> the holder, or sheath, which holds the knife.
> Michael Holmes
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