LINGUIST List 30.4413

Thu Nov 21 2019

Qs: Common Noun: ''Coke''

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 20-Nov-2019
From: Yukiho Shiratori <>
Subject: Common Noun: ''Coke''
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A common noun "Coke" has the meaning "Coca-Cola" and any types of soft drink which are manufactured by any kind of company.

I have one question:
When ordering soft drink at the cafe, do you use coke?


Linguistic Field(s): Semantics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
Language Family(ies): English

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