CHAT: return of the long-lost (was: RE: THEORY/USAGE: irregular
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, May 28, 2002, 3:45|
And Rosta scripsit:
> As for remembering you, used you to meet up with Colin Fine in
BTW, this goes on the list of Brit/Am grammatical differences, along
with "Susan suggested that she play/should play Ophelia" and
"The Queen are raising their rates". AmE requires "Did you /just@/?"
which is spelled "Did you used to" despite the appearance of a doubly
marked past tense.
John Cowan <jcowan@...> http://www.reutershealth.com
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han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_