misuse of words

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the In the same vein as the likes of Mrs Brown's Boys (although decidedly less rude) or Citizen Khan, this has an old-school slapstick feel, with plenty of canned laughter, misunderstandings, hilarious misuse of words and mistaken identities.
Not just any guy, but The Guy -- Guy Turcotte, the retired English professor who shares my disdain for the misuse of words.
Some time before 64 years and four months ago, Eric Blair wrote an essay about the misuse of words in public discussion.
Punctuation and structural errors abound, and a reliance on spell-check programs is evidenced by the misuse of words such as atherea and atheir.
For Locke, as well as most philosophers, language obstructed philosophy--they worried about the misuse of words, their ambiguity, and their "corruptible nature" (5).
There is one small niggle regarding the repeated misuse of words such as 'immigrate' for 'emigrate' and 'invested interest' for 'vested interest'.
Thus, words or sentences with unintended connotations, misuse of words, double entendres, slang, contrived acronyms, jargon, danglers or orphaned clauses, and superfluous words have no place in scientific writing.
Similarly, overuse and misuse of words cause loss of impact and efficacy.
Misuse of words by those in the insurance business will continue to cause a judge and insureds to grasp at straws.
He is still challenging the correctness of a certain translation from the French or pointing out the misuse of words, such as Robert Frost's use of the word "diverged" in "The Road Not Taken.
There are many awkward sentences and occasional misuse of words such as 'principle' when "principal" should be used.
That language problem remains acute, and there are times when his hesitancy and misuse of words reminds this observer of Dr Jo Venglos and the immediate past Scotland manager.