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Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Wednesday, March 09, 2005 - 8:32 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Lucy certainly didn't expect to find that in there!
Tommy Petersson (Tommyp)
Posted on Wednesday, March 09, 2005 - 11:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she expect to find that at all?
Barbara Johannessen Bailey (Rabrab)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 3:29 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she expect to find anything in there?

In there: a closed container, like a can, a jar or a carton?
an open container, like a basket, or a bin?
an enclosure, like a pen, a corral, or a cage?
a room?
a building?
carmen ungureanu (Karmena)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 8:12 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is she searching through somebody else's stuff?
boyfriend's?
husband's?
best friend?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 9:30 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Tommy
Did she expect to find that at all? no


Rabrab
Did she expect to find anything in there? no
In there: a closed container, like a can, a jar or a carton? none of these
an open container, yes like a basket, or a bin? but not these
an enclosure, like a pen, a corral, or a cage?
a room? no to these
a building? no

Karmena
is she searching through somebody else's stuff? no
boyfriend's? no
husband's? no
best friend? no
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 3:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is "that" some tangible thing?

And welcome back, Pandora :)
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 3:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is "that" some tangible thing? yes

And welcome back, Pandora :) thankyou woubit, it's been a while but I now have a computer again! and it's nice to be back :)
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 3:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

One thing? more than one? a living thing?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 3:53 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

One thing? yope more than one? yope a living thing? no
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 4:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

One thing that can be regarded as a collection of things?
(Stuccosalt)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 4:38 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Or more of an abstract thing? A 'continuous' thing (i.e. sand) rather than a discreet thing?

Is the sky relevant? Flying?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 8:13 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

woubit
One thing that can be regarded as a collection of things? yes I guess that would be accurate

Stuccosalt
Or more of an abstract thing? not really A 'continuous' thing (i.e. sand) not this rather than a discreet thing? it was certainly not discreet!

Is the sky relevant? not in the slightestFlying? no
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:25 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

This "thing" is some kind of container? Is the idea that the "thing" and its contents are to be considered collectively?

Could one empty the container of its contents?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:27 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

This "thing" is some kind of container? no Is the idea that the "thing" and its contents are to be considered collectively? no

Could one empty the container of its contents? yes
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is this "thing" made, in whole or in part, of: wood? metal? paper? plastic? stone? organic material?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:30 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is this "thing" made, in whole or in part, of: wood? metal? paper? plastic? stone? organic material? this one
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Leather? some other animal skin? fabric? some other form of plant life?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Leather? some other animal skin? fabric? some other form of plant life? none of these
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:41 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Does this organic material come from animals? from plants? does this "thing" consist in some part of writing? of pictures?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:45 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Does this organic material come from animals? yes from plants? not directly but.. does this "thing" consist in some part of writing? no of pictures? no
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:47 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Can one eat this "thing"?
Sam Greene (Pandora)
Posted on Thursday, March 10, 2005 - 11:54 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Can one eat this "thing"? yes