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Old 11-04-2011, 08:44 AM
 
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Originally Posted by davenj08 View Post
No, "prepone" is the antonym of "postpone"

notice the "pre" and "post" suffix.

You are, of course, correct.
In my haste, I ignored both the context clues in the OP's message and the obvious--"pre" vs "post" usage.
Please be assured that I have given myself a dope slap for this mistake on my part.


However, before you become too smug, I want to point out to you that both "pre" and "post" are actually prefixes, not suffixes.




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Old 11-04-2011, 05:05 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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You are, of course, correct.
In my haste, I ignored both the context clues in the OP's message and the obvious--"pre" vs "post" usage.
Please be assured that I have given myself a dope slap for this mistake on my part.


However, before you become too smug, I want to point out to you that both "pre" and "post" are actually prefixes, not suffixes.




you're right! my bad.

i will blame it on 'haste' too!
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