Where does the American construction doesn't know from
come from? How is it used? [More Inside.
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Quite a few American MeFi users, notably Matt
, write "not so big of
a deal" or, as in the linked example, "too subtle of
a point." Is this a legitimate American construction or is that of
redundant and/or just plain wrong? If it's acceptable, is it in any way related to the colloquial English construction "Of
a Saturday, I enjoy a walk in the park"?