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In the entry on the word affectation I mentioned how I initially misread that word as affection. I also noted that I was glad that I noticed my error in time, because I had nothing to say about affection, but I hoped that I would by the time I got to that entry. Well, we’re […]


People with horribly sloppy reading habits will often misread affectation. For example, I just spent the past few minutes trying to come up with a riff on people who have warm feelings toward other people, which would be affection, not affectation. Despite considerable thought, I couldn’t come up with anything. It is, therefore, a good […]