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.