[Ads-l] Query on appositive nouns

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Aug 9 21:26:11 UTC 2015

On Sun, Aug 9, 2015 at 2:33 PM, W Brewer <brewerwa at gmail.com> wrote:

> An English example

At first glance, I was confused. Then, I realized that you meant, "an
example in English" and not "an example from England."
All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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