I saw the Sherlock Holmes movie this weekend (so-so), and was dismayed to see a spelling error in a headline of a newspaper in the movie. (Wow! That was a lot of prepositional phrases in a row!) Here's what it said:
"Sherlock Holmes Aides Police"
An "aide" is a person such as a nurse's aide or a political aide.
"To aid" is a verb: to help.
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