Re: like as a conjunction

Subject: Re: like as a conjunction
From: DAVID IBBETSON <ibbetson -at- IDIRECT -dot- COM>
Date: Fri, 23 Aug 1996 12:25:26 -0400

David Demyan writes
>Folks, I like my daughter's use of the word "like": "She goes, like, I was
>over at the mall, like, when Jennifer goes...." ;-)

David, please interpret your daughter's remarks to this 62-year-old David.

David (the idiot who likes chocolate, but thinks it's coloured like s--t)

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