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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  18/ABR/2010 12:11 PM
Assunto:  Granny nod...Grammy nod.
 
Mensagem:  Exactly, you can write
Granny was bobbing/nodding her head
or
Gramps was bobbing/nodding his head, but you cannot write
Granny was bobbing/nodding his head.

Granny is feminine, and yet it is being used with his, a masculine possessive.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Granny nod  –  Nina  16/ABR/2010, 4:12 PM
Granny nod  –  What about  16/ABR/2010, 4:34 PM
Granny nod  –  Nina  16/ABR/2010, 4:42 PM
Granny nod  –  Dale-CR  16/ABR/2010, 5:37 PM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  PPAULO  17/ABR/2010, 7:28 AM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  Dale-USA  17/ABR/2010, 2:05 PM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  PPAULO  17/ABR/2010, 2:55 PM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  Dale-USA  17/ABR/2010, 11:00 PM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  PPAULO  18/ABR/2010, 7:12 AM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  What about  18/ABR/2010, 11:08 AM
 Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  Dale-USA  18/ABR/2010, 12:11 PM
Granny nod...Grammy nod.  –  PPAULO  18/ABR/2010, 1:46 PM

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