How Risky is Prose?

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JustDude
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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby JustDude » Sat Feb 13, 2010 8:08 am

Nightrunner wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:
Nightrunner wrote:
Desert Fox wrote:I end my sentences with prepositions and blame it on my dialect.

What do you do that for?


+1

A preposition is a terrible thing to end a sentence with.

That is a motto to live by.


Thats the thing up with which I will not put

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MC Southstar
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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby MC Southstar » Sat Feb 13, 2010 10:25 am

JustDude wrote:Thats the thing up with which I will not put


ROFL.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby oneforship » Sat Feb 13, 2010 12:25 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:
Nightrunner wrote:
Desert Fox wrote:I end my sentences with prepositions and blame it on my dialect.

What do you do that for?


+1

A preposition is a terrible thing to end a sentence with.

A sentence is a fine thing for a preposition to be at the end of.


I agree, every now and then I look to tack one on.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby HeelsforHoos » Sat Feb 13, 2010 12:28 pm

oneforship wrote:
boo jersey shore wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:
Nightrunner wrote:What do you do that for?


+1

A preposition is a terrible thing to end a sentence with.

A sentence is a fine thing for a preposition to be at the end of.


I agree, every now and then I look to tack one on.


I know there are a lot of examples here, but I thought I'd slip one more in.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby kittenmittons » Sat Feb 13, 2010 12:31 pm

HeelsforHoos wrote:
oneforship wrote:
boo jersey shore wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:+1

A preposition is a terrible thing to end a sentence with.

A sentence is a fine thing for a preposition to be at the end of.


I agree, every now and then I look to tack one on.


I know there are a lot of examples here, but I thought I'd slip one more in.


I don't get it

oneforship
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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby oneforship » Sat Feb 13, 2010 12:55 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
kittenmittons wrote:I don't get it

DAFI?


You really messed that acronym up.

oneforship
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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby oneforship » Sat Feb 13, 2010 1:58 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
oneforship wrote:
boo jersey shore wrote:
kittenmittons wrote:I don't get it

DAFI?


You really messed that acronym up.

Your head is low and the humor went right over.


How long are we going to drag this out?

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Rawlsian » Sat Feb 13, 2010 2:13 pm

JustDude wrote:
Thats the thing up with which I will not put


^^ Churchill

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Zapatero
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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Zapatero » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:15 pm

This is a thread I could get into.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Zapatero » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:19 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:This is a thread I could get into.

A thread you will never get out of.


That's hard to wrap my head around.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Veyron » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:20 pm

*Ding*

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Zapatero » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:24 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
Veyron wrote:*Ding*

Here's a post I can get behind.


It's definitely something I could believe in.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Zapatero » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:30 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:
boo jersey shore wrote:
Veyron wrote:*Ding*

Here's a post I can get behind.


It's definitely something I could believe in.

Like Veyron's sister, something we'd both like to get inside of.


Yowza! That might have been uncalled for.

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Veyron » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:38 pm

boo jersey shore wrote:
ccs1702 wrote:
boo jersey shore wrote:
Veyron wrote:*Ding*

Here's a post I can get behind.


It's definitely something I could believe in.

Like Veyron's sister, something we'd both like to get inside of.


Didn't know you were a pedophile :shock: .

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Re: How Risky is Prose?

Postby Zapatero » Sat Feb 13, 2010 5:40 pm

Veyron wrote:
Didn't know [strike]you were a[/strike] this thread was letting pedophiles in. :shock: .


FTFY




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