Closer, my ex, of you

The most recent xkcd: For me, at least, it should be "closer to", not "closer of". This isn't a necessary truth: "I can't get within 500 yards of you" would be perfectly fine; and in French, for example, the preposition used with "plus proche" is de, not à: Tout ce qui est plus proche que … Continue reading Closer, my ex, of you