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11-05-2011 21:44 #761
11-05-2011 23:53 #762
12-05-2011 05:57 #763
I would say it should be written "competitor's price" or "competitors' prices". The singular "price" would mean a singular competitor.
I find it easier to get my head around this kind of thing if I substitute with words that actually change their structure to become plural rather than just adding an s...
For example, "We will clean any woman's house", "We will clean any women's houses".
P.S. I say anyhoo too
Last edited by lambjam; 12-05-2011 at 06:06.
12-05-2011 08:17 #764
I just googled it and there's not even an exciting reason for it. Anyhoo, time to move on...
12-05-2011 10:47 #765
I'm pretty sure "anyhoo" originated in accents from certain parts of North America. Think Fargo...
It's also close to a Scottish accent. I had a friend whose Scottish mother used to amuse me no end by referring to "cows" as "coos". Needless to say I found plenty of opportunities to turn our conversations in a more bovine direction.
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12-05-2011 11:27 #766
I have to say I'm guilty of saying anyhoo as corny as it is. It's just a colloquialism. An alternative pronunciation to anyhow, with the same meaning as anyway.
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12-05-2011 20:01 #767
12-05-2011 21:17 #768
12-05-2011 21:24 #769
14-05-2011 11:05 #770
I've noticed a lot of my FB friends lately say 'use to' or 'suppose to'. Also, 45$ instead of $45. WTF?!
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