Links and visuals illustrating an orthographic pet peeve.
Thanks to Jane for sending in this trio…
…that last one *could* technically mean “Lot is For Sale” if it refers to just one lot.
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– April 28, 2008
Ensure/insure, accept/except, then/than… all common word-abuses. It drives me batty.
The story I tell regularly is “Horse’s For Sale” – Ugh.
The first sign should use “ensure” not “insure”
Because people are stupid?
Why does insure swamp out ensure so often, I wonder?
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