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handwriter

handwriter

Norway

July 22, 2012

________ I love you.

a. bear

b. bare

Which is correct?

I would say both.  ¿Cómo?  How?  Why?

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09:15 PM Jul 23 2012

handwriter

handwriter
Norway

As it is written it is in an imperative form - meaning that I am asking you to Bare/Bear I love you.

Now it could be that you have asked a stiffed-necked grammarian if what I have given could possibly be stretched to being anywhere near being grammatical.  If this case, I have noting more to say on that account - I am not anywhere near being a grammarian.  I am freer with my expressions.  I try to work around rules of syntax while trying to maintain some sense of being understood.

Now I have heard the expression, "Bear in mind..."  as well, "Bare in mind..."  I guess that this has been the topic of many arguments and opinions as to which is the original.  Again, I have my opinion, but I solicit to remain dumb on its importance. 

I see it this way:  I mind minding minding minds minding minding minds...

09:02 PM Jul 23 2012

handwriter

handwriter
Norway

to bear and to bare has multipule meaning . and depending on what you care to say, both could work.

10:27 PM Jul 22 2012

saranaz

saranaz
Iran, Islamic Republic Of

what is yr mind from this blog?I don't understand it!

04:25 PM Jul 22 2012

handwriter

handwriter
Norway

Yes, and no.  :)  try not changing the form of the word.  'Barely' is an adverb suggesting that maybe I don't love you all that much.  And yes, while 'bear' can mean a large heavy mammal of America and Eurasia that has long shaggy hair, rudimentary tails, and plantigrade feet and feeds largely on fruit, plant matter, and insects as well as on flesh - tht would be as a 'noun.'  My question would need a 'verb.'

04:18 PM Jul 22 2012

ola33

ola33
Japan

It can be both.

Bear ( a big fury guy), I love you or

Barely I know you, but I love you. :)