False, now it does!

Reply Thu 4 Oct, 2018 07:27 pm
Does "now it does" mean "now it does exist"? That is, "now it is true that a complete English grammar reference really exists."

The problem is the use of "false" there. "False, now it does!" appears to mean "now it does be false!" Contrary to the result of reasoning above.

A complete
English grammar reference
does not exist!
True or False?
False, now it does!
Check out The Farlex Grammar Book

Source: https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/flip+around

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Reply Fri 5 Oct, 2018 07:09 am
Actually, the False is the answer to the 'True or False'above, and the explanation for that answer immediately follows after the comma.
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Reply Fri 5 Oct, 2018 09:09 pm
It means "now it does exist." Also, the question mark ending your first sentence should have been inside the quotation marks.
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Reply Sat 6 Oct, 2018 05:37 pm
Thank you.
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