Traducción de double negative en Español:

double negative

doble negación, n.


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    doble negación femenino
    • I might not know how to conjugate verbs in the preterit, but I knew a double negative when I heard one or when a poem had way too much detail.
    • Ain't wasn't a problem; double negatives didn't trouble me; ‘we gotta go’ and the like were fine.
    • And the double negative has complete legitimacy in some other European languages.
    • In some English dialects, after all, a double negative reinforces a negative, it doesn't negate it.
    • As a result, reminders to offenders have often been couched in such terms as: Mind your grammar - no double negatives!