Has Anyone Been Confused With The New Terms?

MaNaAk

Registered User
Jun 19, 2016
2,772
Essex
Hello Everyone

Has anyone here been confused with the new terms when talking about the Coronavirus? It took me some time to understand what 'furlough' and 'r' mean. It must very awkward if you have memory problems and you're trying to understand what's happening.

MaNaAk
 

Weasell

Registered User
Oct 21, 2019
690
Somewhere on the site @Palerider wrote about the difference in the use between the terms coronavirus and covid 19.
It seems wrong to me that talking point members are much better at explaining things than paid professional media reporting agencies.
 

MaNaAk

Registered User
Jun 19, 2016
2,772
Essex
I think this is because we are used to explaining things to our PWDs and again this is what makes us special.

MaNaAk
 

jelba

Registered User
Aug 1, 2012
227
Huddersfield
I was on furlough back to work on Tuesday but worried about mum as not seen her since March and leaving dad on his own while I go back to work again
 

StatecCaret

New member
May 24, 2020
1
Coronavirus is the virus itself and the covid19(which stands for Corona Virus Disease 2019) is a disease caused by the virus.