VS in dialog

Mark Mandel thnidu at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jan 6 16:09:18 UTC 2008

On Jan 6, 2008 12:56 AM, Douglas G. Wilson <douglas at nb.net> wrote:

> >c) are there geographical differences related to this practice?
> I don't know. Usually I don't know or care where a fiction author is
> located ... or is from.

I think the questioner was asking there about use in speech.

m a m

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