Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Sun Sep 12 23:17:32 UTC 2010

At 6:01 PM -0400 9/12/10, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
>867,000 RGs. So common it's even mocked at
>2002 customer review
>If you choose only one Tao te Ching translation... this shouldn't be it.
>BUT.... if you choose 2 or 3, this should definantly be among them.
I'm still waiting for "definately" to overtake "definitely" as the
most common spelling.  Majority rules!  (Does the "definantly"
spelling, which I'm less familiar with, carry with it a corresponding
pronunciation for that -ntly ending?)


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