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Chris -- 2015-05-30

#1 2006-01-19 18:42:33

Registered: 2005-11-10
Posts: 77


1931 might be poor recallection, but there is a document dated from around that time entitled “Maybury Report – Traffic Signs” in the University of Warwick library. … php?t=9638

Plenty more by googling. Adrian



#2 2016-01-25 14:07:13

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2576

Re: recallection

I found this discussion on the Wordcraft forum about the confusion between “recall” and “recollection.”

Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.



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