"bait and switch" on Language Log
Arnold M. Zwicky
zwicky at CSLI.STANFORD.EDU
Sun Jan 30 20:42:24 UTC 2005
On Jan 30, 2005, at 12:14 PM, Larry Horn addressed me:
> Thanks for the pub. Did I really say that Paul Krugman and other
> administration critics were "font of" the _bait and switch_
> construction? Yes, as the archives reveal, I surely did. Argle
> Larry, who's font of Times New Roman but has a crush on Comic Sans MS
oh crap. i should have silently corrected that, but i didn't catch it.
i'll fix it now.
for about a minute, my previous LL posting was out there on the web
under the title "Contaminating identies".
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