- Feb 10, 2008
- Member Type
- Student or Learner
Of course, the answer to the slavery question was already embedded within our Constitution – a Constitution that had at is very core the ideal of equal citizenship under the law; a Constitution that promised its people liberty, and justice, and a union that could be and should be perfected over time.
Could you please analyze the structure of the sentence I highlighted in red in above quote? The quote is excerpted from a piece of news from New York Times.
What is the meaning of " had at" ?