Heard: "I'm on _your guys's_ side." [NT]

Benjamin Barrett gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM
Thu Apr 11 23:00:35 UTC 2013

"your guys's side" gets 60 hits on Google. I don't personally see anything wrong or odd about it. I guess you could say "y'all's side," but that doesn't work in my dialect....

Benjamin Barrett
Seattle, WA

On Apr 11, 2013, at 3:49 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at gmail.com> wrote:

> As opposed to the simpler, "on _your_ side." Yes, I know that this
> phenomenon - or should that be "phenomena"? - isn't new. But, WTF?
> --
> -Wilson

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