77858Re: [Girl Genius] Grammar error?
- Dec 30, 2012On 2012-12-30, at 2:00 AM, Erika Westberg <erika.westberg@...> wrote:
> Hi folks.The last "hers" contains a misplaced apostrophe. It should read "I won't be anyone's tool - hers, his, or yours!"
> People are usually quick to notice these kinds of things, so I might
> be in the wrong (especially since I'm an ESL-reader), but isn't the
> grammar wrong in the last speech bubble from Friday's update?
> I've been taught that it's like: "It's her tool - the tool is hers"
> which would make the correct phrase: "I won't be anyone's tool - her,
> his or yours!" Right now I'm reading that bubble as "her is", which to
> me seems completely wrong.
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