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Thread #132499   Message #4065910
Posted By: Nigel Parsons
26-Jul-20 - 07:44 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
I would prefer "hold tightly", but accept that "hold tight" is in general use, particularly on passenger transport.

Flanders and Swann: "Hold very tight please, ding ding!"