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    #1

    It was meant to be 'for' a joke

    It was meant to be for a joke.

    Is it acceptable English? I know you could say It was meant to be a joke.

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    #2

    Re: It was meant to be 'for' a joke

    Quote Originally Posted by nyota View Post
    It was meant to be for a joke.

    Is it acceptable English? I know you could say It was meant to be a joke.
    It's sub-standard where I come from.

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