collective nouns

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collective nouns

Post by Archived Reply » Fri Feb 06, 2004 9:53 pm

Eric Partidge has a huge list of these terms in one of his books. Sorry, but i don' recall the title. For Meirva Barkan & other British members, 4th graders usually are 10 years old. I agree that some of these terms are very obscure, while others are in common usage.

Steven Stine (Buffalo Grove, IL, USA)

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