Slyfoot (slyfoot) wrote in linguaphiles,
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I'm not sure where I would look this up, so this seems like the right group to ask.

Which is correct:

A) I have utter contempt for hoi polloi.
B) I have utter contempt for the hoi polloi.

I figure it is pretty useful to know when an elitest jerk is using bad grammar. ;)

ETA1: I should probably leave it up to you to figure out whether I meant to say elitist or elitest.

ETA2: I meant to say elitist.

ETA3: D'oh.
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