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Posted using LJ Talk... [Dec. 12th, 2006|09:21 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
passersby, runners-up, ______________ (more plz)

[User Picture]From: xb95
2006-12-13 05:22 am (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: adinasauce
2006-12-13 05:26 am (UTC)

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[User Picture]From: gleamicus
2006-12-13 06:02 am (UTC)
surgeons general and attorneys general
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[User Picture]From: anildash
2006-12-13 06:10 am (UTC)
sargeants-at-arms, commanders-in-chief, heads of state, Arby's Roast Beefs with Cheese, maids/matrons-of-honor, Gals Friday, brothers in arms. depending how inclusive you want to be, the list is long!
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[User Picture]From: rahaeli
2006-12-13 06:15 am (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: obra
2006-12-13 06:22 am (UTC)
...masters of ceremonies
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From: evan
2006-12-13 06:42 am (UTC)
Write a program that takes each entry from the LJ corpus and sees if any words with an internal "s" also occur without that single "s".
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[User Picture]From: janinedog
2006-12-13 06:59 am (UTC)
brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, fathers-in-law, mothers-in-law
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[User Picture]From: forgers
2006-12-13 07:47 am (UTC)

in SF Sat 12/16-Tue 12/19

Hey Brad -- am coming to SF this weekend, will call. Mon 12/18 works best, does it work for you?
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[User Picture]From: xlerb
2006-12-13 11:01 am (UTC)
Go ask Language Log? (In fact, I could have sworn they'd done a thing on this kind of thing recently, maybe just in passing, but doing the obvious with Google isn't getting anything.)
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[User Picture]From: fweebles
2006-12-13 01:24 pm (UTC)
Governors-General, ladies-in-waiting, presidents-elect.
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[User Picture]From: deflatermouse
2006-12-13 04:48 pm (UTC)
princes royal (and princesses royal).

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[User Picture]From: eqe
2006-12-13 06:03 pm (UTC)
Whoppers junior.
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[User Picture]From: kamoranakrre
2006-12-13 06:47 pm (UTC)
Tacos supreme!
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[User Picture]From: youngoat
2006-12-14 05:51 am (UTC)

Curtesy of Gilmore Girls...

Lorelai: The plural of cul-de-sac is culs-de-sac?
Rory: Yes.
Lorelai: That doesn't even sound like English.
Rory: That's because it's French.
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