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Old 8th Jun 2010, 16:55   #147
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Default Re: Top 10 Misused Words

I seem to remember David Mitchell (the comedy writer as opposed to the novelist) saying that he thought sign writers had two levels of service, the expensive one where they would proofread and correct any errors in the text, and the cut-price one where they would produce the sign exactly as written by the clients.
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