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Autor:  Dale Thomas
E-mail:  dale.thomas@earthlink.net
Data:  02/DEZ/2004 2:33 AM
Assunto:  Re: to whet
 
Mensagem:  It may be easier to understand how to use this verb if we look at the original meaning.

to whet = to sharpen
a whet stone = a flat stone used to sharpen blades

If something whets our appetite, it sharpens our appetite.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
to whet  –  Andrea  01/DEZ/2004, 11:03 PM
Re: to whet  –  orlando  01/DEZ/2004, 11:34 PM
 Re: to whet  –  Dale Thomas  02/DEZ/2004, 2:33 AM

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