Rick Castello rick at PUNK.NET
Fri Sep 21 14:40:10 UTC 2007

On Fri, September 21, 2007 2:34 am, Wilson Gray wrote:
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> Sender:       American Dialect Society <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
> Poster:       Wilson Gray <hwgray at GMAIL.COM>
> Subject:      Huh?
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> From Slashdot:
> "Other members of the community _agree like_ Michael Meeks, who asked ..."
> Didn't people formerly write and say, "agree with"?

   I'm guessing someone just had a mild allergic reaction to a comma, as
   I've often seen the following sort of arrangement:
   "Other members of the community agree, like Michael Meeks, who asked..."


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