Benjamin Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Fri Feb 17 09:47:48 UTC 2006

>From James J. Kilpatrick's syndicated column:

"Over the past 200 years, the prefixtual trend for adjectives of
opposition has moved steadily in favor of 'in.'"

(Jocular pseudo-learnedism, or genuine stupidism? You decide.)

--Ben Zimmer

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