One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
with direct speech Interrupt in a conversation or discussion.‘“But you're a sybarite, Roger,” put in Isobel’
- ‘‘I've got a bit of a cold,’ she put in, wiping her nose.’
- ‘‘Yes,’ put in Amanda, ‘the Bible says it's good to have a merry heart.’’
- ‘‘Hey, I'm paying my half of the rent,’ he put in.’
- ‘‘Besides,’ put in Doris, ‘we have a number of nieces your age.’’
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