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Thread #132499   Message #4062493
Posted By: Nigel Parsons
02-Jul-20 - 02:31 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Albeit, Nigel? You did that on purpose, didn't you! :-)
I did it on purpose as that was the sentence which came to me. I did not do it deliberately to annoy you.
You have made your dislike of the word known.
I said: For once I seem to be in agreement with The Guardian (albeit from 10 years ago).
I could have said For once I seem to be in agreement with The Guardian (although it is from 10 years ago).
But why use three words when one will do?