I had you listen to the Says You! radio show during one of your visits. Here is one for them discuss, but I’d really rather hear your thoughts because I have NO idea what to say.
What’s the difference between
Ali says: Y colorín, colorado, este cuento se ha acabado.
Wow. When I read this, I was completely stumped. Then I was going to go google it and read 45 things – you know, my usual reaction to anything interesting.
However, I decided not to cheat. So I went back to work on my normal desk chores, and it came to me. Here’s a picture of my house. That’s the difference.
If it goes OUT of my house, it is “lending.”
If it comes INTO my house, it is “loaning.“
That’s the best I can come up with! It’s a tricky distinction.
I wonder what our readers think?
Nancy says: All shall be words, and all shall be words,
and all manner of thing shall be words.