Технік-радіольщик Мокроголовенко (hector_von_kyiv) wrote in linguaphiles,
Технік-радіольщик Мокроголовенко
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does a doctor doctor a doctor

What would you call the phenomenon of word iteration as in "She's a doctor. - You mean a 'doctor' doctor?"
Also, is it something peculiar to AmE or not?
Tags: english, grammar
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