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3-03-2011 @ 11:40AM
Yeah you see this all the time. The internet is rife with nonsense sentences.That said, I see the same patterns on TV. Take for example the BBC2 show 'Newsnight' or any current affairs show: watch out for any politicians or journalists using the phrase "...which begs the question..."I have NEVER seen this used correctly - EVER. It sort of means a 'circular argument', (which is a simplification) whereas it is always thought to mean 'a statement which leads you to a question'. Then again, this is all very off-topic....Caveat is another one. A colleague of mine says it aalllll the time to clients when he is describing how our software works - he thinks it means 'a requirement' rather than 'a warning'. Mind you, I see the wow insider staff using this correctly in their articles. Well done to you!
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