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Thread #132499   Message #3000752
Posted By: Anne Lister
06-Oct-10 - 04:19 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Now you've got me started ... "Sea change"/ "Step change".
Sea change must have started with Ariel's song in The Tempest but what it has to do with change generally I don't know, but now we also have "step change". Surely it's all just changes? Permanent changes, transient changes, small changes ...