Please donate to help keep TarBoard going

Re: CAKE IN A PUDDING?


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Previous # Next ] [ Start New Thread ] [ TarBoard ]

Posted by Woll on January 29, 2018 at 01:42:16 user Woll.

In Reply to: Re: CAKE IN A PUDDING? posted by Adam Quinan on January 28, 2018 at 09:05:53:

My 1946 hardback has "for a pudding".
My 1971(?) UK Puffin paperback, with coloured pencil cover drawing, has "for pudding".

I wonder if it's a change made by AR after publication, or that the "a" was dropped accidentally by the printers at some point?

Both variations are acceptable English. I think the original fits the voice of novice-cook-Dorothea better!



Follow Ups:



Post a followup (Only if you agree to the Terms and Conditions)

Name:
Email (optional). This will be visible to everyone on TarBoard, and spammers:

Existing subject (please edit appropriately) :

or is it time to start a New Thread?

Comments:

Optional Link URL:
Link Title:
Optional Image URL:

post direct to TarBoard test post first

Before posting it is necessary to be a registered user.


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ TarBoard ]