[Ads-l] non-count "reveal"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sat Sep 3 12:34:22 EDT 2016


That's old stuff.

The novelty is that it's non-count.

JL

On Sat, Sep 3, 2016 at 12:29 PM, Peter Reitan <pjreitan at hotmail.com> wrote:

> Influenced, I'm sure, by the "big reveal", a feature of every make-over
> reality show.
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> CNN: "in the light of more reveal from the FBI."
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> JL
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