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I saw a headline today on the BBC News website: "How you can make homeschooling run smoother". OK, I'll accept "homeschooling" (just) because we need a new single word to describe teaching our children at home (although, to be honest, even the generally very lax "spellcheck" facility doesn't like it).
But I would have liked the first tip on easier teaching at home to have been "Teach your children the difference between 'smoother' and 'more smoothly'". Is it just me, or do other people wince at aw-that'll-do-speak? But why does it have to be driven by ignorance, rather than innovation?
All right, I'll go back into my den to cuss a bit more before I get any upsetter....
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