Date: Tue, 17 Jan 1995 08:12:57 -0800 From: Allen Maberry Subject: Re: Doubles and triples Don't forget: Jobs, jobs, jobs. (political slogan) Allen On Mon, 16 Jan 1995, Larry Horn wrote: > Funny, I caught that same commercial (Anybody anybody? Or just certain any- > bodies?) for AT&T last night. I think triples--at least the ones I've > collected--represent a different phenomenon. While the first element of the > double serves as a modifier, triples are used to indicate that no other members > of an implied category are worth worrying about: > Location, location, location. (The most important factors in determining > success of an enterprise.) > Service, service, service. (The factors in success of a politician.) > > Larry >