LINGUIST List 29.3718

Wed Sep 26 2018

Qs: What's the difference between these sentences' meanings?

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Date: 25-Sep-2018
From: Risa Endo <yurina770gmail.com>
Subject: What's the difference between these sentences' meanings?
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1. I have a cold.
2. I have cold.

3. You'll catch a cold.
4. You'll catch cold.

5. I caught a bad cold.
6. I caught bad cold.

What's the difference between sentences 1 and 2, 3 and 4, and 5 and 6?


Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics


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