Word/typo of the year!

James Harbeck jharbeck at SYMPATICO.CA
Thu May 31 01:42:22 UTC 2007

>"And of course from course to course the professors contraduct each other."
>   I think that if contraduct is unattested elsewhere in the
>language, it should be nominated "Word of the Year," with full
>credit to James Harbeck!

Ha ha! I'd take typo of the year... It gets 101 hits on Google, and,
with the exception of a company name, I'd reckon they're all typos.
(Tangent: a co-worker recently sent me an email with the spelling
"type o's" twice -- once might be accidental, but not twice.)

James Harbeck.

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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