Date: Wed, 29.08.12 11:49
smelled like horse
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From: "alexander koryagin"
Hi, Ardith Hinton! How are you?
on Wednesday, 29 of August, I read your message to alexander koryagin
about "smelled like horse"
AH> "The neophyte knows the rules... the expert knows the
AH> exceptions." Here's another example I remember from my childhood:
AH> TO OPEN DOOR,
AH> PUSH GATE.
AH> HOLD OPEN TILL
AH> OFF BUS.
AH> It's amazing how comfortably we do without articles at times, even now.
In short, there is another rule on English. If you want to say something and be
sure that everyone understands it -- omit articles, because they can confuse a
lot of people. ;=) At least, do it when you write instructions.
[...Each bird loves to hear himself sing]
Alexander (yAlexKoyandex.ru) + 2:5020/2140.91
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