As Far As ( or ) All The Farther





Previous Page



As Far As ( or ) All The Farther


In some American dialects it is not uncommon to hear sentences such as “Abilene is all the farther the rustlers got before the posse caught up with them.”


The strangely constructed expression “all the farther” should be replaced with the much more straightforward “as far as.”




Common Errors Index




From As Far As to HOME PAGE