Re: either

Subject: Re: either
From: "Dave L. Meek's User Account" <dave -at- DISC-SYNERGY -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 19 Jan 1995 09:58:34 -0800

From "American Usage and Style: The Consensus" by Roy H.
Copperud:

"The point is that 'either . . . or,' as correlative
conjunctions, must be placed in grammatically parallel
positions."

This supports Ray's placement of "either" after the verb "are,"
as the sentence in question is written.
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Dave Meek


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