'Make or Brake' eggcorn?

Michael McKernan mckernan at LOCALNET.COM
Fri Nov 4 21:50:45 UTC 2005

'Make or brake'

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(10,800 raw Google hits)

'Brake' is interesting as a near-synonym to break (as in, 'put a stop to').

California Senate Could Make or Brake Global Warming Bill
California Senate Could Make or Brake Global Warming Bill. If you were
would knowing how much global warming pollution one car emits compared ...
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Essential ingredients of a successful CPA Referral Program
The Three Essential Make-or-Brake Points of a Referral Program: Your existing
system is 90% GOOD - don't scrap it! But DO check ...
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Bain Rome News
Their book, "Mastering the Merger - Four Critical Decisions that Make or Brake
the Deal," published in Italy by Etas, is the result of analysis performed
on ...
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Michael McKernan

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