how to understand "it's a wake-up call is what it is"? when A.J lost his rare book "It's a wake-up call is what it is ," A.J. says."I'm definitely gonna cut down on my drinking." (I don't understand the grammar also, why there are so many "is")
Jul 5, 2015 8:01 AM
Answers · 1
AJ has obviously just woken up because his sentence is not grammatically accurate! I suffer from similar problems at 6am. This would be correct: "It's a wake-up call - that's what it is." The second clause just adds emphasis to the first.
July 5, 2015
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