Monday, November 23, 2015

Don't nip someone's butt.

Stupid English mistakes may be funny, but they're still stupid. Be careful.

Seen online, in print, on signs:
  1. Would of gone (would have gone)
  2. Brew-ha-ha (brouhaha)
  3. Poured (pored)
  4. High bread (hybrid)
  5. Bare with me (bear)
  6. For all intensive purposes (intents and purposes)
  7. Alcoholics Unanimous (Anonymous)
  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. Vestal interest (vested interest or vestal virgin)
  13. Covered operation (covert)
  14. Cowtow (kowtow)
  15. Southmore (sophomore)
  16. Eggcorn (acorn)
  17. Beyond the pail (pale)
  18. Reign in (rein)
  19. Duel fuel (dual)
  20. Nip it in the butt (bud)

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