"and which" = of which; and

Herb Stahlke hfwstahlke at GMAIL.COM
Tue Aug 18 17:02:35 UTC 2009

Unless this is simply a production error, it looks like a variant of
the usage I posted on earlier this summer:

We were going to have a picnic Saturday, which it rained.

The use with "and" is interesting, and I've heard it used this way
before, but it reinforces the sense that "which" gets used in some
kinds of coordinate clauses.


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