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Posted By: Nigel Parsons
01-Mar-14 - 04:26 PM
Thread Name: BS: Omitted noun figure of speech
Subject: RE: BS: Omitted noun figure of speech
are, not area!
What a confusing language.
Surely 'are' is also an 'area' (of 100 sq metres)