Date: Wed, 8 Nov 1995 16:16:21 -0500 From: Bob Haas Subject: Re: supervisor/coupon On Wed, 8 Nov 1995, SETH wrote: > I often used the phrase "friends of mine" until an erudite friend > explained that "of mine" made the phrase redundant. I argued half-heartedly > that they could have been friends of someone else, but came to accept > the hypothesis and dropped the prepositional phrase. What say you all? I'd say that your erudite friend is more than a bit anal. BTW, how many of you guys pronounce erudite (air-you-dite)? Is this more correct than (air-oo-dite)? Coorious. Bob