[LMB] OT: Phrases to hate

Kevin Kennedy kevink45 at hotmail.com
Thu Apr 23 20:00:04 BST 2009


I've seen novitiate used for novice at least twice.

> 
> The word I hate is "orientate" - it's orient. See
> http://englishplus.com/grammar/00000245.htm
> 
> You orient yourself on/to a map. You do not orientate yourself.
> 
.

> 
> -- 
> Jeff Shultz
> http://www.shultzinfosystems.com
> A railfan approaches a grade crossing hoping that there will be a train.
> 


_________________________________________________________________
Rediscover Hotmail®: Get quick friend updates right in your inbox. 
http://windowslive.com/RediscoverHotmail?ocid=TXT_TAGLM_WL_HM_Rediscover_Updates2_042009


More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list