Has "sneaked" been removed from our language?

(5 Posts)
jkklpu Sat 19-Jan-13 22:41:44

It's gone the same way as "shrank" since that really annoying Rick Moranis (?) film. I still like using "swang" and "span", too.

I loathe 'snuck'. PlaySchool is obviously bringing up her dch correctly grin

I'm also sick of e.g. 'slippy' when people mean 'slippery' and have been known to correct strangers when I've heard them use this. blush.

Well done, your DC!! Glad to know some standards are being upheld smile

PlaySchool Mon 07-Jan-13 16:41:26

My 6 year old says "sneaked", e.g., I sneaked a biscuit. smile

I never see anyone using "sneaked" as the part participle of "sneak" anymore. It's always "snuck".

I'm wondering if this will lead to "luck" instead of "leaked" or "puck" instead of "peaked" grin

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