QT Grammar R Us Seminar on the English Language


News Headline:
“Trump refutes claims of any hush money given to Stormy Daniels.”
K.R., a Baltimore reader, asks for a reminder that “to refute” is to prove something wrong.
Simply making a claim against another claim is “to rebut.”
And another reminder:
The Trump administrations isn’t allowing big business to run amuck.
It is allowing big business to run amok.

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