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CONLANG  March 2001, Week 3

CONLANG March 2001, Week 3

Subject:

Re: preposition

From:

Tristan McLeay <[log in to unmask]>

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Constructed Languages List <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Sat, 17 Mar 2001 13:54:43 +1100

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> What store did you buy that at?

You'd say that? I would've said 'Where did you buy that?' (or 'Where ja
buy that?')

>
> And even in cases where the preposition is not strictly necessarily,
> like:
>
> Where'd you go to?
> Where do you live at?
>
This just sound 'broken and wrong'.

Tristan Alexande