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Old June 29th, 2012, 04:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Paul Motter View Post
I had a professional copywriter send me a piece describing a meal and then asking "Appetite whet yet?" Huh?
You have to allow for the possibility that the writer was doing it as a joke to take advantage of the "whet yet" alliteration. "Whetted yet" would be correct, but he/she was probably counting on you to accept the joke. Still, it's almost as funny when you do it right.
The most dangerous man in society is the man who has nothing left to lose. -- Saul Bellow

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