RE: That That

Subject: RE: That That
From: "Rosenschein, Jacob" <Jacob -dot- Rosenschein -at- gs -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2002 15:19:19 -0500

As in "I was sure that that cat was responsible for the mess in the living
room?" I try to avoid this construction (as well as its cousin, "had had").
Personal preference, though.


Benjamin J. wrote:

For all those grammar gurus, I have a question about the use of "that that."

When is it used? What are the rules? Thanks in advance.

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