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  • Oreo Oreo's Avatar 08-29-07 | 10:56 PM
  • Why do we park on driveways and drive on parkways??
     


    I'm an English teacher and this kind of back-a$$ language bugs me!!! (but so does the word back-a$$ since it is redundant)
     


    I'm gearing up for school to start and it's getting ugly!!!
  • BnBMommy BnBMommy's Avatar 08-29-07 | 11:08 PM
  • I've never heard anyone call the road you drive on a park way, maybe it is a States thing
     
  • baby hungry 08-29-07 | 11:55 PM
  • I have no idea. Why do we call apartments apartments when they are so close together?
  • Susan Susan's Avatar 08-30-07 | 09:33 AM
  • i always wondered about the parkway thing too
     


    i never thought of that one Susanne
     
  • MrsPook MrsPook's Avatar 08-30-07 | 10:25 AM
  • No wonder people have so much trouble learning the English language! Half the time it makes no sense!
     

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