Playing fast and loose with the language

It’s easy to lose track of the number of errors on a website if that site is Yahoo! Makers. It looks like this is a misspelling of lose that’s been sitting in this article for a while:

to loose track diy

I’m always amazed at the new grammatical errors Yahoo! writers and editors can come up with. I don’t think I’ve heard the expression that’s been sat outside an episode of “The Beverly Hillbillies.”

2 Responses to “Playing fast and loose with the language”

  1. Jack Ronald Cotner Says:

    Those grammatical errors almost made my head hurt but certainly did remind me of either “The Beverly Hillbillies” or some folks I grew up with.

    • Laura Says:

      I didn’t grow up with people who spoke like that, but I did watch a lot of TV. I’m pretty sure Elly May said something quite similar.

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