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    Arrow Las Vegas going belly-up

    In the name of Allah, the Merciful,
    Hi, would you please tell me why I can't see is in this: Las Vegas going belly-up. By the way, I read it on some American T.V program. Thanks ahead.

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    Re: Las Vegas going belly-up

    Quote Originally Posted by Egyption Arrow View Post
    In the name of Allah, the Merciful,
    Hi, would you please tell me why I can't see is in this: Las Vegas going belly-up. By the way, I read it on some American T.V program. Thanks ahead.
    Because it is badly written English, it should say 'is going belly up.'

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    Smile Re: Las Vegas going belly-up

    What a crisis. Holy ****


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    Re: Las Vegas going belly-up

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Because it is badly written English, it should say 'is going belly up.'
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    Unless it was a headline, which do not follow normal grammar rules

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    Re: Las Vegas going belly-up

    Yes, it was. But, could going here be considered as an adjective?

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