[Ads-l] Yet another one new to me

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Mar 19 03:06:45 UTC 2015

On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 9:26 AM, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at yale.edu>

> Sometimes rendered as "get shed of".  I don't know which was the =
> original.

So, in fact, there is no agreement as to whether "shed" or "shut" is the


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come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
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