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#1 2008-11-07 20:56:12

Dixon Wragg
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From: Santa Rosa, California
Registered: 2008-07-04
Posts: 637

"One in the same" for "one and the same"

I encountered this one for the first time that I can recall in an email today:

”(T)his to me paints both candidates as one in the same…”

This eggcorn is already on the eggcorn list, but I thought I’d post it anyway for the delectation of those who haven’t seen it before.

Dixon

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