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Re: Adpositions gaining new uses

From:Jim Henry <jimhenry1973@...>
Date:Wednesday, November 19, 2008, 13:34
On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 1:14 PM, Gary Shannon <fiziwig@...> wrote:

> I find that a perfectly acceptable English sentence, along with the common "I > want out". I hear people, especially kids, omit "go" in a lot of contexts > like that.
I'm pretty sure I've heard "I want on the computer" or similar structures used by native English speakers around here at some point. -- Jim Henry