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Thread #78907   Message #1424986
Posted By: radriano
02-Mar-05 - 11:42 AM
Thread Name: 'Learned from the singing of...' ?
Subject: RE: 'Learned from the singing of...' ?
I'd agree with Dave on this.

If you say, "I learned this song from David Jones" it implies you learned it from the man himself.

If you say, "I learned this song from the singing of David Jones" it implies that you heard him singing the song, either on a recording or in concert.