Posted by Bob on October 11, 2004
In Reply to: 18 with a bullet point posted by Rude Boy on October 11, 2004
: : : Fiona may be 18 but she barely looks it.
: : : Shouldn't that be she barely looks like one?
: : : Does the "she barely looks it* make sense
: : : thanks
: : Yes.
: Do we get a photo of this bare 18 year old Fiona or am I on the worng shelf of the internet?
: You could make the meaning clearer by saying "Fiona bare, hardly looks 18"...
Harrumph. This is not the Phrase Finders I know. On the other hand, we quote e.e. cummings: "A pretty girl who naked is, is worth a million statues."