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Capricious: The etymological battle between Team Hedgehog and Team Goat

 

Want to sound smarter? Avoid mixing up these 11 most commonly confused words in English– CNBC

 

Tossing Words Around Willy-Nilly (from the Oxford comma to nihilism) – You’re Saying It Wrong podcast

 

All right/Alright: Is alright, er, all right?     

 

13 most commonly mispronounced words in American English—and the right way to say them – CNBC                                                    

 

sibling language experts Kathryn and Ross Petras on the new language COVID-19 has create‪d‬ – Leonard Lopate at Large/WBAI Radio , New York

 

Champ at the bit: Move over, popular yet incorrect chomp!           

           

14 common words and phrases you’ve probably been saying wrong this whole time – CNBC

 

Nonplussed: In which we are perplexed by the misuse of a literally perplexing word

 

Our newest book for word nerds — AWKWORD MOMENTS: A Lively Guide to the 100 Terms Smart People Should Know … But (Very) Often (Secretly) Don’t

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