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Re: Re: Re: MARCH is...

by hv (Parson)
on Mar 03, 2003 at 00:06 UTC ( #239914=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: MARCH is...
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No, it should definitely be 'disputandum' - something like a neuter nominative singular (present) gerundive, if that dusty brain cell in the corner isn't taking the mickey.

Hugo

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Re: Re: Re: Re: MARCH is...
by mowgli (Friar) on Mar 03, 2003 at 00:28 UTC

    Point taken. *s* And Google also supports this opinion; a search for "de gustibus non est" shows a clear preference for "disputandum".

    Now I feel old. :)

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    mowgli

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