I am reading the book "Metaphors We Live By" by Lakoff and Johnson and in there, there ins an example sentence: Harry is in the Elks. Is the Elks a place?
Elks in this case is referring to the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks, an American fraternal order/social club.
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3 years ago