View Poll Results: I've missed the last bus- could you put me ____ for the night?

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    The one is quite possible. The other is rather permanent and an unlikely request.

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    Unless you're an elderly dog.

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    Poor dog. :(

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    Interesting how just a slight change in a phrasal can greatly change meaning. I had to put him up for the night is one thing; I had to put up with him for the night is quite another.

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