Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: at the office

  1. Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Armenian
      • Home Country:
      • Iran
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 2,612

    at the office

    1-We know him at the office.
    2-We are talking about him at the office.

    3-We know John at the office.
    4-We were talking about John at the office.

    Can one ever use these sentences if "him/John at the office" in them is supposed to mean "how he/John is at the office"?

    In such a reading, "at the office" would be postmodifying "him/John".


  2. VIP Member
    Interested in Language
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Apr 2009
    • Posts: 12,751

    Re: at the office


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts