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#206982 - 09/04/12 01:35 PM "by walk"  
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Is it correct to say: "by walk"?

#206985 - 09/04/12 04:39 PM Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666]  
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Is it correct to say: "by walk"?

In what context?


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
#206990 - 09/05/12 12:42 PM Re: "by walk" [Re: zmjezhd]  
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one can come ...by car, bike, bus, taxi, plane, horse
but not 'by walk'

by is used for vehicles only.

#206991 - 09/05/12 04:03 PM Re: "by walk" [Re: Candy]  
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this too shall pass
if you walked, you came by walking..

#206994 - 09/05/12 07:32 PM Re: "by walk" [Re: tsuwm]  
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Sure, and if you came by walking you did not come by walk.

#206995 - 09/05/12 07:39 PM Re: "by walk" [Re: BranShea]  
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... but you did come under way on foot by god's wounds ...


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
#206997 - 09/05/12 11:05 PM Re: "by walk" [Re: krish666]  
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Or "by foot" or by "shank's mare".

#206998 - 09/06/12 09:24 AM Re: "by walk" [Re: Faldage]  
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Or, if in UK, Shank's Pony!


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#207001 - 09/06/12 11:03 AM Re: "by walk" [Re: Faldage]  
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Originally Posted By: Faldage
Or "by foot" .....


True. I'd forgotten that way.

#207037 - 09/09/12 01:14 AM Re: "by walk" [Re: Candy]  
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We (Québec English) typically say, on foot instead of by foot.

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