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Feb. 29, 2008 (Day 34)

Supererogatory: going beyond what is required or expected; also, superfluous, unnecessary


So "-rogatory" can have a prefix other than "de." Hunh. Fascinating.

A big part of my job is getting rid of superfluous stuff in articles we receive. I love editing. I also love writing, but not quite as much as editing. It's so much easier to spot and fix the errors in others' writing than in my own. Thank goodness I have a managing editor to bounce my own articles off.

Happy leap year day! I'm off to see U23D tonight. Wahoo!

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