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RE: pants / trousers
by WereCatf on Thu 8th May 2008 12:11 UTC in reply to "pants / trousers"
WereCatf
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Also worth bearing in mind: 'pants' means 'underwear' to Commonwealth English speakers (but is still plural). We exclusively use the word 'trousers' for the visible full-leg article of clothing.

That is a distinction I wasn't aware. I have always used 'pants' when I have been talking about 'trousers'. So, thank you for the note, I shall try to remember it ;) (I am still trying to hone my english language skills. There are so many subtle little things everywhere to remember ;) But, care to explain what does 'fanny' mean? ;)

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