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Posted By: michaelr
30-May-19 - 11:24 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
One that always gets to me is "one of the only..." No, it's either one of the few, or it is The Only.

Another is the misplacement of the word just, as in "You just can't come barging in here" when what's meant is "You can't just come barging in here".