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What (a) difference an a makes: article spoken, not heard

Magazine article
Authors Arne Olofsson
Published in LMS-Lingua
Volume 2009
Issue 3
Pages 16
ISSN 0023-6330
Publication year 2009
Published at Department of Languages and Literatures
Pages 16
Language en
Subject categories English language


The article notes that new evidence for astronaut Neil Armstrong's actual wording has come to light, showing that the indefinite article was indeed uttered in "for a man", though too briefly to be heard by human ears. A note is added on John F Kennedy's erroneous use of the German indefinite article in his 1963 Berlin speech.

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