"Alan Hinkes, the only Briton to have climbed all 14 mountains higher
than 26,246ft (8,000m) and who reached the top of K2 a few weeks before
Alison's death, said: 'I was gobsmacked when I heard. You can never say
something's impossible in mountaineering - good luck to him. But this is
I usually check http://www.theregister.co.uk every morning. It's primarily a
techie site but I sometimes have to click on the headlines to figure out
what the hell they're talking about. Combine techspeak with Brit and you
really have something.
On Sunday, July 6, 2014 7:06:10 AM UTC-5, (PeteCresswell) wrote:
I am NOT fond of "spot on"...which some American's have adopted! *L*
Have you notice when we catch on to a pronunciation, that the Brit's will change it back to the way we used to say it? ex. kilometer!
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