[LMB] OT: More words that I HATE!!
zlynx at acm.org
Mon Sep 21 18:59:32 BST 2020
On 9/21/2020 11:51 AM, Margaret Dean wrote:
> Re "pouring" for "poring": my reaction is always, "Don't you go pouring
> anything over MY books, you vandal!"
A similar phrase that isn't actually wrong, but sort of bugs me is "I
spent all night peering over the books."
"Peering" works to describe looking at hard to read books. But I'd like
Knowledge is Power -- Power Corrupts
Study Hard -- Be Evil
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