17 March 2015

A List Of 20 Common Phrases That Are Often Used Incorrectly

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We have previously featured a list of 39 common words that are often used incorrectly.

Besides these words, there are a handful of phrases and idioms that are often used wrongly, leading to embarrassing situations that could affect your prospects in the business world.

Compiled by business magazine Inc., find out how you can prevent such mistakes by reading this list of 20 commonly misused phrases, such as “emigrate” and “immigrate”, and “hone in” and “home in”.

Check out the full list here.

[via Inc.]