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    Re: a slumber party

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    I would never say: I have a date Friday .... the ON is most definitely missing. But then, I speak what they call British English. Is this an American English Only board?
    Not at all. Red5 and TDOL are British and they are the forum hosts. They do let us Americans play here too. :)

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    Re: a slumber party

    Quote Originally Posted by Lib
    I would never say: I have a date Friday .... the ON is most definitely missing. But then, I speak what they call British English. Is this an American English Only board?
    Mind you, the 'I'm leaving Friday' construction is appearing in BE, too, although I'd always say 'on Friday'.

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