[Ads-l] A way to avoid sentence-final prepositions

William Smith wh5mith at BELLSOUTH.NET
Wed Aug 1 17:43:42 EDT 2018


That is the sort of thing up with which I will not put!


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From: Chris Waigl
Sent: Wednesday, August 1, 2018 5:30 PM
To: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
Subject: A way to avoid sentence-final prepositions

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Well, one way: just delete it. Not a good one.

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Wall testified that House of Bijan was an exclusive retailer: its clothing
is only sold in its store and the items are made in Italy by less than two
dozen companies the retailer has built a relationship.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/local/wp/2018/08/01/paul-manafort-trial-day-two/?utm_term=.28571ba25119&wpisrc=nl_most&wpmm=1
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