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Mark_Wallace26-Jan-20 0:34
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I really like this one from Winnie, because it is also an example where the unjumbled phrasing is not even incorrect by the standards of idiots who want to apply the Latin rule on ending clauses with prepositions -- but the jumbled version is incorrect.

i.e. "To put up with" is a phrasal verb, so the clause "that I will not put up with" ends with a verb, not a preposition.

Moving "up with" breaks the verb (you can put words between the particles of a phrasal verb, but you can't change their order).  "To up with put" makes no sense, except if used ironically, as Winnie did.

If you end a Latin clause with a preposition, it becomes nonsense, so the idiotic "rule" came from toffs studying Classics, who were told off when they directly translated English clauses into Latin, with prepositions at the end.

The rule they should have recognised and obeyed was "don't translate directly from one language to another".

"Put" is one of my fave phrasal verb roots:
• Put = "put"
• Put up = "give lodgings to"
• Put up with = "withstand"/"stand for"/"suffer"

It makes no logical sense whatsoever; cute as a button!
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