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The Word

Creating problems

How many things can we be peeved about?

By Jan Freeman
May 10, 2009

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Just when I think I've heard every peeve ever petted, every gripe ever griped, someone comes along with a brand new example of sin and error in the use of English. Last week's revelation, spotted in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Word Watch column, was that we've all been disrespecting the verb create. (Full article: 823 words)

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