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    eraser and rubber

    What do we call the little rubber-liked stuff created after the writings have been rubbing out from an eraser?

    What do we call the shredded materials from the pencils remained in the sharpener after penciils have been sharpenedr?

    What are differences between eraser and rubber?

    I know the tool used for wiping out the ink from white board is called eraser as well. Then how do I know one is talking about the eraser for white board or worksheet, notebook...etc?



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    Re: eraser and rubber

    eraser shavings

    pencil shavings

    eraser American English
    rubber British English

    whiteboard eraser

    Last edited by sunsunmoon; 29-May-2011 at 06:35.

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    Re: eraser and rubber

    Well done, sunsunmoon. Great answer.


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