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"by walk" #206982
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Is it correct to say: "by walk"?

Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666] #206985
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Is it correct to say: "by walk"?

In what context?


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
Re: "by walk" [Re: zmjezhd] #206990
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one can come ...by car, bike, bus, taxi, plane, horse
but not 'by walk'

by is used for vehicles only.

Re: "by walk" [Re: Candy] #206991
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if you walked, you came by walking..

Re: "by walk" [Re: tsuwm] #206994
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Sure, and if you came by walking you did not come by walk.

Re: "by walk" [Re: BranShea] #206995
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... but you did come under way on foot by god's wounds ...


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666] #206997
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Or "by foot" or by "shank's mare".

Re: "by walk" [Re: Faldage] #206998
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Or, if in UK, Shank's Pony!


I'm immortal until proven otherwise
Re: "by walk" [Re: Faldage] #207001
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Originally Posted By: Faldage
Or "by foot" .....


True. I'd forgotten that way.

Re: "by walk" [Re: Candy] #207037
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We (Québec English) typically say, on foot instead of by foot.

Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666] #207042
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Yeah. "On foot" might be more common, but if you were asked if you came by bus or by train you might, if you had walked, say "by foot."

Re: "by walk" [Re: Faldage] #207046
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If you see me walkin' down the street
And I start to cry each time we meet
Walk on by, walk on by.

DIONNE WARWICK

(I just felt like singing....)

Re: "by walk" [Re: Candy] #207065
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Did Dionne travel by walk or by street? confused

Re: "by walk" [Re: jenny jenny] #207067
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Originally Posted By: jenny jenny
Did Dionne travel by walk or by street? confused

Mostly by fly and by ride, I'd guess, and I believe she still does.

Re: "by walk" [Re: Tromboniator] #207070
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She can either come by highway
Or she can come by rail
But I got my head in my hands
Wondering what called her to fail


I DON"T KNOW - Traditional Folk Blues Song circa 1930

Re: "by walk" [Re: jenny jenny] #207080
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Originally Posted By: jenny jenny
Did Dionne travel by walk or by street? confused
Either way she was just walking ///in the rain. / / / /// smile

Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666] #207112
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I wonder if krish666 came by to see what was said?

Re: "by walk" [Re: Candy] #207118
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this too shall pass
she probly was just passing by.

Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666] #207391
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There are bystanders but I don't think you can bystand; therefore I'd say you can't bywalk, either.

Re: "by walk" [Re: Jackie] #207406
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You can pass by but avoid a bypass.

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