Re: Grammar - Does "either" imply a choice between only two?

Subject: Re: Grammar - Does "either" imply a choice between only two?
From: Janice Gelb <janice -dot- gelb -at- oracle -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2010 14:04:54 +1000

On 14/06/10 10:26 PM, Peter Neilson wrote:
> I have always felt it incorrect to say, for example, "either of the
> following eight items" and prefer instead "any one of the following
> eight items." Poking gently about on the internet I've not been able to
> find any support for my preference.

Might want to spend a little more time poking
around the Intertubes next time :->

-- Janice

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