QT Grammar R Us Seminar on the English Language

News Headline: “. . . The site is kitty-corner from Oakbrook Center. . . .”
News Headline: “. . . The site is catty-corner from the condominium tower. . . .”
T.T., a Chicago reader, writes:
“Kitty-corner or catty-corner?”
Cater-corner.
And is it time for QT’s triennial reminder that the plural of “alma mater” is “almae matres”?
Evidently.

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