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Thread #132499   Message #3993545
Posted By: DMcG
23-May-19 - 05:07 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
A growing one for me is statement as an adjective, as in a recent John Lewis advertisement for 'a statement sofa'. My sofa can keep its statements to itself, thank you. The only statement I am happy for it to make is that I like to sit down occasionally.