Re: Semantic(s)

Subject: Re: Semantic(s)
From: jennysubs -at- mac -dot- com
To: techwr-l List <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2010 11:19:06 -0700

I got "for all intents and purposes" and "coming down the pike".

I had to look up champing at the bit, but it's been used as chomping so long that chomping seems correct.


On Mar 17, 2010, at 11:14 AM, Ken Poshedly wrote:

> The nonexistent "irregardless" jumped right out at me, as did "tow the line" ----> ""toe the line".
>
> -- Kenpo in Atlanta
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> ________________________________
> From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
> To: Janet Swisher <jmswisher -at- gmail -dot- com>
> Cc: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Sent: Wed, March 17, 2010 2:04:47 PM
> Subject: Re: Semantic(s)
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> Irregardless, for all intensive purposes, it's a moot point. These
> mistakes will always be coming down the pipe and will keep us chomping
> at the bit to tow the line. ;-)
>
> (Go ahead, count 'em!)
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> Yes, improper use drives me nutty. Not that I'm not there already.
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References:
Semantic(s): From: Janet Swisher
Re: Semantic(s): From: Bill Swallow
Re: Semantic(s): From: Ken Poshedly

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