I just had another thought: The set of books that are issued every year with administrative details in one volume, details about available courses in another volume, and so on ... in Australia, these books are the "University Calendar". In an email conversation with an American some years back, I learned that this usage of "calendar" was not familiar to her. I mention this because it's another education word, but of course there are many trans-oceanic differences/overlaps, even among such seemingly innocent words as "shed", "lemonade" and countless others. -- web. | Here and there I like to preserve a few islands of sanity netyp.com/ | within the vast sea of absurdity which is my mind. member/ | After all, you can't survive as an eight foot tall dragon | flesh eating dragon if you've got no concept of reality.