Friday, June 5, 2015

sulking/skulking: Common Errors in English Usage Entry for Friday, June 5, 2015

That guy sneaking furtively around the neighborhood is skulking around; that teenager brooding in his bedroom because he got grounded is sulking. “Sulking around” is not a traditional phrase.

“Disk” or “disc”? If you said “disc,” Paul Brians’ latest blog post is for you.

This is the ten-year anniversary of the Common Errors in English Usage calendar. To celebrate, we are bringing back some of our favorite interesting, funny, but sometimes merely silly entries through the years before going on hiatus in 2016.

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