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文法 ダブル短縮 | Double Contractions

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Suffix-Prefix Double Contractions:
suffix-prefix double contractions are formed from two contractions where the suffix of one contraction is the prefix of the other:

she + would + have = she’d + would’ve = she’d’ve

Prefix-Prefix Double Contractions:
prefix-prefix double contractions, are formed from two contractions that share a prefix:

they + will + have = they’ll + they’ve = they’ll’ve

Peculiar Cases:
double contractions where one of the contractions isn’t arrived at formulaically makes the double contraction peculiar:

he will not = he’ll not = he’lln’t
he will not = he won’t = he’on’t

both cases are included for completeness

Other Double Contractions:
colloquial, archaic, slang, and other types of double contractions are included from the “double contraction” wikipedia category

WORDS ダブル短縮 | DOUBLE CONTRACTIONS
he’s ‘e’s
it is not ’tisn’t (archaic)
it was not ’twasn’t
it would not ‘twouldn’t (non standard)
boatswain bo’s’n (plural bo’s’ns)
she would have she’d’ve (colloquial)
must not have mustn’t’ve
WORDS ダブル短縮 例文
would not have wouldn’t’ve “ If I hadn’t been sitting right next to her, I wouldn’t’ve minded calling her up on my cellphone to talk to her.” Fictionaut: Hip-Hop Lit: New and Noteworthy
ya(you) all will ya’ll’ll “I know what I seen’t, and soon ya’ll’ll see.” Michael Gene Sullivan: Experts Insist Recent Sightings of Mythical “Democratic Spine” Just Another Hoax

A List of 52 Double Contractions in English

This list below includes unusual combinations specific to certain areas around the world. It is not really a study list but just a list of possible combinations. If you know of any other double contractions please post a message below so they can be added to the list.

  • ‘e’ll = he’ll = he will
  • ‘e’s
  • ’tisn’t
  • ’twasn’t
  • ‘twon’t
  • ‘twou’d
  • ‘twou’dn’t
  • ‘twouldn’t

C

  • can’t’ve
  • cou’dn’t
  • couldn’t’ve

D

  • d’y’all

H

  • ha’p’orth
  • ha’p’orths
  • hadn’t’ve
  • he’d’ve
  • he’ll’ve
  • he’sn’t

I

  • I’d’ve
  • I’ll’ve
  • I’ven’t
  • it’d’ve
  • it’sn’t

M

  • mightn’t’ve
  • mustn’t’ve

O

  • oughtn’t’ve

S

  • sha’n’t
  • she’d’ve
  • she’ll’ve
  • she’sn’t
  • shou’dn’t
  • shouldn’t’ve

T

  • that’d’ve
  • that’ll’ve
  • they’d’ve
  • they’ll’ve
  • ’tweren’t

W

  • we’d’ve
  • we’ll’ve
  • we’ven’t
  • who’d’ve
  • won’t’ve
  • wou’dn’t
  • wouldn’t’ve

Y

  • y’ain’t
  • y’all’d
  • y’all’ll
  • y’all’re
  • y’all’ve
  • you’d’ve
  • you’ll’ve
  • you’ven’t

 

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