Or, not a good saying
Why does the saying 'it goes without saying', and the 'it' that 'goes without saying' never actually go without saying?
Does the answer to this go without saying? Or could it actually be said that the thing that is said to 'go without saying' must actually go with some saying, so that to say 'it goes without saying' is to say something false - or, that is, to lie?
What is the answer? Can you say it without going 'it goes without saying'?
Quick, tell me! Before a roaming grammar hoodie splits my infinitive!
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