One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘He took the bottle back off me, carefully screwing the top back on and placing it, pointlessly empty and discardable into his jacket pocket.’
- ‘Just because you don't fall into this particular line, or know a few exceptions personally, doesn't mean it's completely discardable.’
- ‘A mark can also be used on discardable packaging, advertisements and trade literature.’
- ‘The evenings probably weren't all that unlike the other readings, except that the material was probably more instantly accessible, and, arguably, discardable.’
- ‘But essentially if something has no impact whatsoever on your existence and there is no way of proving its existence, then it's discardable in all ethical and philosophical terms.’
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