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--- Andreas Johansson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> > Except that, if I read thee right, you write
> > "alot" but think "a lot". So, I'm not exactly
> > on
> > your side! :) I don't think of it as two
> > words.
>
> I think of "alot" as one word, and of "a lot"
> as two.

Ah, got it. And yes, I agree that the distinction
is useful: alot as a quantifier, a lot as article
plus noun. Not terribly useful, as they are
homophones.

Padraic.



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