Congressman Gets In/Into Trouble With In/Into

Doug Harris cats22 at FRONTIERNET.NET
Mon Apr 28 19:16:24 UTC 2008

Though there are distinct uses for each, 'in_to' and 'into', and it's hardly
uncommon to see one or the other misused, it's _not_ so common, we believe,
to find a correct and incorrect usage so close to each other as in this
April 25 press release from Rep. Charles Rangel "ON THE VERDICT IN THE

Although we understand and share the frustration that many New Yorkers are
feeling at this moment, we caution against giving _into_ that frustration.
Instead, we urge all who are disappointed with the decision to channel their

energy _into_ monitoring this review and utilizing their right to peaceful
assembly to seek a redress of their grievances over today's decision.

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