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Re: Wagner's yearly attempt at establishing verbal rigour [was:Re:Biggest Pr...



In a message dated 3/14/99 3:01:25 PM Eastern Standard Time, pharrinj@plu.edu
writes:

<<   The pluperfect subjunctive would be
 "I would have had done X."  >>

Unless, of course, the condition is expected to occur.  When I finish this I
will have had written to you twice before you compose your reply.  And what
kind of a present tense that last is we shall not inquire.