Objects in Mirror

Speak up on a mute point

Posted at 9:27 AM on March 23, 2008 by Julia Schrenkler

Grammar Grater offers up a point worth debating this week. Beverly from Franklin, Tennessee suggested they tackle moot vs. mute:

"I loved your clarification of assure, ensure, insure. Now please do the same for moot and mute. I often hear 'that is a mute point.'"

They did. What more can I say?

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