[Ads-l] Dropped plurals

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Sep 16 19:18:06 EDT 2016

On Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 7:55 AM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> I can remember one who temporarily resisted correction, because "There
> isn't any S!"

I hate when that happens!

As I write, even though I know full well that the proper English is,

"I hate _it_ when that happens." 😜

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

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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