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Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2006-11-19 22:43:33

Registered: 2006-08-08
Posts: 1455

KNOW-brainer (no-)

Google counts on Nov. 19, 2006
1,390,000 “no-brainer”
546 “know-brainer”—eggcorn
Analysis by Joe Krozel

Perhaps something might be called a “know brainer” when it is something one would readily know to be true.

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#2 2014-07-31 02:14:29

From: Spain
Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 426

Re: KNOW-brainer (no-)

that is an o brainer, girlie.

Seems like an o brainer to do bulk buy discounts for atomizers

A first next year is like a 2nd this year, and looking at it that way, still an o brainer imo

OK, there’s the distinct possibility that it’s unintentional but it reworks the original into a plausible alternative, intended or not.

On the plain in Spain where it mainly rains.



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