Friday, September 16, 2011

Stupid errors in English can be funny -- but they're still stupid

From a recent discussion on the Linkedin Publishing & Editing Professionals forum:

  1. Brew-ha-ha (brouhaha)
  2. Poured (pored)
  3. High bread (hybrid)
  4. Bare with me (bear)
  5. For all intensive purposes (intents and purposes)
  6. Would of (would have)
  7. Could of (could have)
  8. 500-pound guerrilla (gorilla)
  9. A whole nother (another whole, or just another)
  10. Pneumonic (mnemonic)
  11. Walk the talk (walk the walk and talk the talk)
  12. Nip it in the butt (bud)


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