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    #1

    Back Onto, Up To

    In these pairs of sentences:

    1a "The yard backs onto a lake."
    1b "The yard backs up to a lake."

    2a "The stove backs onto a wall."
    2b "The stove backs up to a wall."


    Are the b-versions very different from the a-versions?

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    Re: Back Onto, Up To

    Thread closed. It's the tedious pain again.

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    #3

    Re: Back Onto, Up To

    Banned again.

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    #4

    Re: Back Onto, Up To

    Still lazy, I see. Posting the same question under a different username. I think she's losing her touch.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Re: Back Onto, Up To

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Still lazy, I see. Posting the same question under a different username. I think she's losing her touch.
    So am I. I forgot to ban her.

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