[NTLK] [OT} Re: 20 MB memory cards FAQ
newtonphoenix at mindspring.com
Tue Dec 4 04:06:51 EST 2012
I suggest that it is not unlike "altogether" and "all together".
A handbasket would be something you would carry around the house, perhaps in the garden whilst gathering together a small bouquet of flowers...while a HAND BASKET would be something much larger, like what one would take to the market for a few day's worth of groceries.
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On Dec 4, 2012, at 1:53 AM, John Heinrichs <minicapt1 at mac.com> wrote:
> No, it should be 'hand basket'; one must eschew non-recondite variations in the vernacular.
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