Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    suprunp's Avatar
    suprunp is offline Senior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Ukrainian
      • Home Country:
      • Ukraine
      • Current Location:
      • Ukraine
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    526
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default and indication of its importance, and the 'normality'

    Often, exceptions and deviations may help to ‘prove’ (in the correct sense of ‘test’) a rule, in that the degree
    of surprise or outrage provoked by the deviation provides an indication of its importance, and the ‘normality’ of
    the behaviour it prescribes.
    (Watching the English; Kate Fox)

    Should I read it as "...provides an indication of its importance, and (of) the 'normality' of the behaviour it prescribes."?

    Thanks.

  2. #2
    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Philippines
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Posts
    43,335
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: and indication of its importance, and the 'normality'

    Yes

Similar Threads

  1. indication or sign?
    By san2612 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 30-Jun-2011, 17:07
  2. Dear teacher, thank you for your indication.
    By shirebest in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-Aug-2010, 16:05
  3. [Grammar] Wicket Indication of Railroad Stations
    By Snappy in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 25-Dec-2009, 09:48
  4. Time indication
    By mahesh877 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 14-Oct-2007, 01:17
  5. much importance to
    By user_gary in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 25-Mar-2007, 12:51

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •