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‘SomeWHAT’ vs. ‘SomeTHING’

This week, I’m going to shift gears and turn back to a writing-related topic from the stories I’ve been posting in recent weeks. It’s a usage issue that has long bugged me: The misuse of SOMEWHAT for SOMETHING. It grates on my editorial ear: For example, “This beautiful old car is somewhat of a classic.” We […]