[Ads-l] "today years old"

Alice Faber afaber at PANIX.COM
Tue Jun 30 02:53:35 UTC 2020

On 6/26/20 5:02 PM, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
> https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/today-years-old-learned-celebrity-140000571.html
I've seen this construction for a few years now on Twitter. I just tried 
searching on the phrase "today years old" and scrolled back a few days, 
and hoo-boy is that a microcosm of, well, *something*.

Alice Faber

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

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