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#1 2015-12-12 07:44:15

Registered: 2015-12-03
Posts: 1

Slips, etc.

“A doggy-dog world” for “A dog-eat-dog world.”



#2 2015-12-12 15:19:33

From: Spain
Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 419

Re: Slips, etc.

To check for previous mentions, go to the Eggcorn Database (not this Forum) homepage and choose the second search engine, the Google search. Look for both the acorn (the standard word or phrase) and the eggcorn.

Last edited by JuanTwoThree (2015-12-12 15:23:14)

On the plain in Spain where it mainly rains.



#3 2015-12-13 21:39:23

Dixon Wragg
From: Cotati, California
Registered: 2008-07-04
Posts: 1235

Re: Slips, etc.

Yeah, what he said.

And welcome to the Eggcorn Forum, Duane!



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