Medical voice-overspeak

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Apr 30 18:32:17 UTC 2014

"They induced the patent into a coma."

I'd have said, "They induced a coma in the patient," but I can't pinpoint
anything specifically ungrammatical about what was actually said.


All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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