The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #4065804
Posted By: Steve Shaw
25-Jul-20 - 01:14 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
One more time, chaps. Dictionaries are not there to decide what is or isn't "acceptable." Their role is to reflect usage. And I can't see much wrong with "fast" as an adverb. In fact, it can be used to rather good effect I feel.