Friday, November 16, 2012

plus/add: Common Errors in English Usage Entry for Friday, November 16, 2012 [Coupon codes included]

Some people continue a pattern picked up in childhood of using “plus” as a verb to mean “add,” as in “You plus the 3 and the 4 and you get 7.” “Plus” is not a verb; use “add” instead.

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