Re:       On 'versus' as a Verb (another cross-post from Linguist List)

Steve Boatti Ittaob at AOL.COM
Wed Dec 22 18:08:20 UTC 2004

Yes, this goes back beyond the 90s. My 25-year-old son has used the
formulation as far back as   I can remember -- as in: Me -"Who's playing tomorrow?"
Son: "It's Yankees verse the Red Sox."

Steve Boatti
sjb72 at

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