Date: Wed, 27.06.12 09:38
Earth or the Earth
RW> 24 Jun 12 19:24, mark lewis wrote to Roy Witt:
ak>>> [...In reality, women use Chanel perfume to attract men. And men's
ak>>> cheap cologne attracts women]
RW>>> ...Women use Chanel perfume to attract, while women succumb to
RW>>> ...cheap men's cologne.
ml>> "cheap men" or "cheap cologne"?
RW>> "men's" implys ownership...
ml> yes and "cheap" can be a modifier of "men" or "cologne"...
RW> In this case, because the (' implies ownership, cheap doesn't
RW> modify men's, it modifys cologne. How about; 'expensive men's
RW> Are men expensive or is the cologne expensive?
RW> He bought some expensive men's cologne!
ml>> Women use Chanel to attract but succumb to men's cheap cologne.
RW>> Both your and my versions are correct...
You're both wrong. Men are high-maintenance. (-:
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