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Subject:Re: homophones From:Jane Torpie <Jane_Torpie_at_III-HQ -at- RELAY -dot- PROTEON -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 26 Jan 1994 11:24:00 EST
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The one that I like is when people say they are "waiting with baited
breath" instead of "bated" breath.
Unless they are trying to catch something........
f -dot- wersan -at- bull -dot- com
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Sounds like they've eaten too much sushi lately.
(Sorry for the duplicate messages, Fred.)
Principal Technical Writer