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  • Volleyballjerry

    Volleyballjerry March 11, 2006, 9:07 p.m. (Message 44636)

    Re: Where is the Royal Scottish Dance Society

    In a message dated 03/11/2006 11:56:45 AM Pacific Standard Time, 
    xxxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.xx.xx writes:
    
    > "Where is the RSCDS?" would mean where are they at this time - but "Where 
    > was the RSCDS?" meaning where were they then?
    > Wesley
    > (Just  throwing another spanner!) 
    > 
    > 
    
    The question wasn't "where is..." vs. "where was..." but rather "where 
    is/was.." vs. "where are/were..."
    
    And of course for us the "spanner" would be a wrench, and in this particular 
    expression a monkey wrench.  (:->)
    
    Robb 
          

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