Thunderbolt/Lightningbolt

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by blinkie, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. blinkie macrumors regular

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    In the UK we say bolt of lightning (occasionally lightningbolt), thunder and lightning are separated. Thunder; the sound. Lightning; the sight. Thunderbolt just sounds weird to me is it a north american word? Do you use lightningbolt or bolt of lightning in north america? :rolleyes::)
     
  2. EmmEff macrumors regular

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  3. oscillatewildly macrumors 68000

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  4. blinkie thread starter macrumors regular

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    We must have moved on...... like we did with pants(pantaloons)---->trowsers. Join us. :)
     

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