Re: For V/s Of

Subject: Re: For V/s Of
From: Richard Mateosian <xrmxrm -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2011 13:24:35 -0800

This is much too complicated. "Details of the shipment" or "the
shipment's details" are the standard ways of expressing the relation
between the shipment and the details. We do not usually use "for" to
express the possessive case. ...RM

On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 12:21 PM, Di <dicorrie -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> some-one needs to play devils advocate and put forward a case for one or
> other. otherwise how do we get to the excellent bun fighting stage of
> conversation?


Richard Mateosian <xrm -at- pacbell -dot- net>
Berkeley, California

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