Thursday, November 6, 2014

UFO: Common Errors in English Usage Entry for Thursday, November 6, 2014

“UFO” stands for “unidentified flying object,” so if you’re sure that a silvery disk is an alien spacecraft, there’s no point in calling it a “UFO.” I love the sign in a Seattle bookstore labeling the alien-invasion section: “Incorrectly Identified Flying Objects.”

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