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> In the sentence, 'Insure the shifting fingers are
> oriented...' which would you use? "Insure" or "Ensure"?
> I have conflicting answers. Some say "Insure" others,
> "Ensure." Some others say either is right...what do you think?
According to Fowler's:
Ensure = make certain; guarantee (Brit.+Am.)
Insure = protect oneself financially by insurance (Brit.+Am.); ensure (Am.
I'd go with "ensure," most assuredly :>
Cheers ... Kim
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