[Ads-l] Heard: "I can horseback-ride."

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Oct 6 21:50:20 UTC 2015

On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 10:12 AM, Dan Goncharoff <thegonch at gmail.com> wrote:

> Since one "goes horseback riding", it seems a normal extension, if you have
> never heard the proper expression..

Does anyone "can horseback riding," though?

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