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Subject:  Pet peeve: using itch to mean scratch Date:  10/10/2012  2:25 AM
Author:  stevenjklein Number:  12653 of 14937

My five year olds have recently been asking me to itch their backs.

I cut them some slack because its not unusual for little kids to mix up words.

But it bugs me when adults do it.
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