[DWJ] A grammar realization - Where are we from?

Minnow minnow at belfry.org.uk
Wed Apr 11 18:51:59 EDT 2007


>> Where are we all from?
>> ODWJM - Bristol, anyone?
>> Sallyo
>
>I think you meant to write, "From where do we all _____?" where _____ is
>somewhat of a variable.
>
> From where do we all hail?  From the land of the grammar police.
>
>--Mark Allums

Tsk, tsk:

Whence do we all hail?  From the land of the *traditionalist* grammar police.

:-)

Minnow (who winces occasionally when people on the radio say "from whence",
even if it *is* in the Apostles' Creed.)





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