C. Faulkner on the Possessive Antecedent Proscription

Alice Faber faber at HASKINS.YALE.EDU
Wed Jun 4 18:18:17 UTC 2003

It was standard jargon at the University of Florida when I taught
there (1980-1987).

Beverly Flanigan said:
>Clepped?  (I was too, but I never heard of this word.)
>At 11:25 AM 6/4/2003 -0500, you wrote:
>>Oh, by the way, I never had freshman composition either.   Ha!  I wonder
>>how many of
>>the now linguists in the country clepped out of it.

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