Wednesday 14 April 2010

No Truck with Truck

Trucks, as in the big vehicles, have nothing to do with having no truck with. This is a crying shame. The one comes from the Latin trochus meaning iron hoop, the other from the French troquer meaning barter or do business with.

I may cry.

Another Inky Fool post disappears beneath the ice

1 comment:

  1. Being somewhat bilingual, I appreciate the 'troquer', and being very much Canadian, I recognize the photo.