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Subject: That that
Question: Whenever I've come across the use of ''that'' being used twice
consecutively, it's always bothered me. For example, ''That that is
is. That that is not is not. Is that it? It is.'' I recognize the two uses
of the word, but I suppose I'm wondering why, linguistically, there
wasn't a better vehicle created to handle the redundancy of this
word? Does this happen in other languages?

From: John Ihns
Date: 11-Jul-2013
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  1. Re: That that    Anthea Fraser Gupta     (21-Jul-2013)
  2. Re: That that    Robert A Papen     (18-Jul-2013)
  3. Re: That that    Elizabeth J Pyatt     (22-Jul-2013)
  4. Re: That that    Susan D Fischer     (19-Jul-2013)
  5. Re: That that    Geoffrey Richard Sampson     (19-Jul-2013)
  6. Re: That that    Madalena Cruz-Ferreira     (18-Jul-2013)

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