Formality of Latin description

Kipling Will kww4 at CORNELL.EDU
Wed Nov 8 21:18:49 CST 1995

A bad description is a bad description, no matter if it is Latin, Greek or
Klingon. It only sounds more pretentious to say large black beetle in Latin,
its not more accurate.  Attention to detail, careful choice of terms and
logical order make a good description.


 "Logic, my dear Jo, merely enables one to be wrong with authority."
 Dr. WHO, FRONTIER IN SPACE b (Pertwee as The Doctor)

Kipling W.Will
Dept. of Ent.
Cornell Unv.
Ithaca, NY 14953
kww4 at

Just looking for the right rock to turn.

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