Talk:Phantom distinction

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Sometimes the phantom distinction can be more real than others: the non-logical example - rubbish (UK English) and trash (US English) mean the same - but 'to rubbish' (speak badly of) and 'to trash' (cause actual damage to a place) are different things. (talk) 18:56, 6 February 2017 (UTC)

So what is the distinction between 'a ghost' and 'a spectre' a phantom distinction? Anna Livia (talk) 17:21, 3 February 2020 (UTC)