QT Grammar R Us Seminar on the English Language

rearing
News Headline: “Hill Republicans raring to investigate Clinton from Day One.”
No. The Republicans are rearing to investigate Clinton.
Just as a horse doesn’t stomp, but stamps.
And is it time for QT’s annual reminder that a speeding car does not careen through an intersection, but careers through it?
Evidently.
And don’t get QT started about people who say “antimony” when they mean “antinomy.”

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