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    beak and bill

    beak and bill - is there any difference? thank u

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    Re: beak and bill

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    beak and bill - is there any difference? thank u
    A beak is pointed a bill is rounded, as with a duck's bill.

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    Re: beak and bill

    Quote Originally Posted by Rona 12 View Post
    beak and bill - is there any difference? thank you
    P.S. No need to answer the main question anymore since bhaisahab did it.

    Cheers!

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    Re: beak and bill

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    A beak is pointed a bill is rounded, as with a duck's bill.
    Thanks - didn't know that. I thought they were equivalent. But even with that difference, the old joke still works - 'How is the taxman like a duck?' The answer is left as an exercise for the reader, but here's a hint: it's to do with where they can stick their bill.

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