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Old 9th Jun 2010, 9:00   #150
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Default Re: Top 10 Misused Words

I don't think many of the 'fusty farts' would argue with Stephen Fry at all. I think they would acknowledge that the English language is far from being in decline but constantly evolving. I just think it's a general frustration at the lack of grammar that is on display everywhere that brings out the inner pedant.
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