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> Why do so many people separate the "a" from the "nother"? This is a
> special pet peeve of mine. I even heard a network newscaster say it a
> few weeks ago.
> Wouldn't more correct usage be: "another whole issue" or "a whole
> separate issue"?
Um, yeah, sure. In formal written communication. But in casual speech and writing? If I had my 'druthers, I'd go with 'nother. Show 'nuff.
Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
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