Mudcat Café message #4055488 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #4055488
Posted By: Donuel
27-May-20 - 01:31 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
An early example of redundancy for me is "Forty Days AND Forty Nights". We have gone through 40 days and 40 nights of self isolation and piled another 40 days and 40 nights on top of it today.
Some of us will be doubling the 80 days and nights of more self isolation. Some of us won't.