The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #4064468
Posted By: leeneia
16-Jul-20 - 04:02 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Reinhard, I agree.

Bonzo, you are right. I've never been confidant about woke, wake, and awaken.

Here's another peeve of mine: advisedly.

"This is a millenial dilemma, and I use the term advisedly." What is that supposed to mean? The speaker never mentions an advisor who okayed the term.