grammar correction chap 4.1 LFS 6.6

stosss stosss at gmail.com
Tue Mar 9 19:11:06 PST 2010


On Tue, Mar 9, 2010 at 5:56 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> David Jensen wrote:
>> On Tue, 09 Mar 2010 14:02:20 -0600
>> Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> There is still an implied 'command' there, as in:
>>>
>>>   as when doing a suu [command] to root.
>>>
>>> I used suu here to emphasize the pronunciation.
>>>
>>
>> I always use 'an' before soft consonents.  It 'may' be incorrect but it
>> flows off the tongue better.
>
> Not in my opinion.  The article 'an' is used to prevent two consecutive
> vowel sounds.  To me, su is not a vowel sound.  'A superior fellow'
> sounds right.  'An superior fellow' sounds wrong.
>
>  http://www.compassrose.com/grammar/a-vs-an.html

Everyone has opinions but, just because some one wants to believe
their opinion is right does not make it so.



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