Re: Bug#169533: reportbug vs. ^z suspend and spurious message
On Mon, 2002-11-25 at 20:18, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> Branden Robinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > On Sun, Nov 24, 2002 at 05:23:37PM -0800, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> > > Branden Robinson <email@example.com> writes:
> > >
> > > > > Accordingly, because I believe in the concept of causality, I am
> > > > > closing this report. (Present tense;
> > > >
> > > > Present perfect. ;-)
> > >
> > > No, "am closing" is present progressive. :)
> > Well, I don't have a grammar book handy.
> > I guess this will teach me to argue the verb inflections of any language
> > with someone who's fluent in Latin. :-P
> lol. "present perfect" is something like "I have eaten the figs".
> This quickly gets way more complex.
Thanks for the memories, Thomas! Shades of Attic Greek 101 :)
First Impressions are Bunk.