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    notletrest is offline Senior Member
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    "On the north bank of the Ohio river sits Evansville, home of David Williams, 52, and of a riverboat casino."

    1. What does "and " connect?
    2.What is the function of "of" after "and"?
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    Evansville is the home of David Williams and (the home) (of) a casino.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Evansville is the home of David Williams and (the home) (of) a casino.
    Yes,I see. According to Chambes 20th Century Dictionary ,home may means "natural or usual place of anything. "
    Thanks for your turning me over!

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