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Old 05-22-2007, 06:03 AM   #1
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Default hone v home [in on]

This one is absurd, but I have seen or heard it at least three times in the past week: the expression “hone in on” — it should be “home in on.”

“Hone in on” makes absolutely no sense, yet it seems to be in widespread use.

   
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