LINGUIST List 14.3580

Tue Dec 23 2003

Disc: Re: "Fun" as Adjective

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  1. Bethany K. Dumas, Re: 14.3533, Disc: Re: "Fun" as Adjective

Message 1: Re: 14.3533, Disc: Re: "Fun" as Adjective

Date: Sat, 20 Dec 2003 08:33:40 -0500 (EST)
From: Bethany K. Dumas <dumasbutkux.utcc.utk.edu>
Subject: Re: 14.3533, Disc: Re: "Fun" as Adjective


More about key as pred adj:

Another subscriber pointed out to me that you can front key ("Key to
this theory is the authors' new concept of commutation"), but not fun.
I googled "Key is this" and found examples, One is:

Key to this season isn't the kicking game...

- Bethany
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