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Thread #132499   Message #4066027
Posted By: BobL
27-Jul-20 - 02:31 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Likewise "the vehicle went out of control" rather than "the driver lost control". But in this case, the reporter is simply describing what happened, not the cause.