On Fri, 02 Feb 2018 20:34:04 +0000, Peter Humphrey wrote:

> > > But its a bad habit which I will never get into!  
> > 
> > Couldn't you have said "…habit that I…" in the fact that you were
> > referencing a specific habit, not just a generic place holder?  
> Nope. He said it's a bad habit. Then he said he'll never get into it.
> So 'which' was right; he was merely adding another thought, not
> limiting what he'd said before.

Actually, it was a deliberately poor sentence, in several ways -
channelling my inner Ernie Wise ;-)

Neil Bothwick

"Everything takes longer than expected, even when you take
  into account Hoffstead's Law." - Hoffstead's Law

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