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> Lou Burnard wrote:
> > For extra marks, candidates are invited to explain the difference
> > between <g> and <g>...
>
> On Wed, 8 Mar 2006, Michael Beddow wrote:
> > A typical Oxford entrance interview question. That's why I went to
> > Cambridge.
>
> On Wed, 8 Mar 2006, Lou's Laptop wrote:
> > Oops, make that "between <c> and <g>"
>

> Barry Cornelius wrote:

> That's a lot easier: the difference between the speed of light and the
> acceleration due to gravity.

That's the sort of answer that would make Oxford interviewers pack you
straight off to Cambridge in fright. A more Oxfordian answer would be
something like "four letters of the alphabet, but five in Spanish".

Michael Beddow