Just the latest sneak peak

Yahoo! writers have made this mistake more than 40 times before. So, it’s no surprise that it has shown up again on Yahoo! Movies:

sneak peak movies hp

Maybe the writers and editors think that because sneak rhymes with peak, that they must be spelled similarly. And that would be correct — if the word they want is the one that means “A tapering, projecting point” like the peak of a mountain. If they want the word that means “quick look or glance,” then that would be peek.

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One Response to “Just the latest sneak peak”

  1. ericjbaker Says:

    This post really peaks my curiosity about Yahoo’s latest mistake.


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