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Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Criminal Sentence 622: Wrong Team

From today's paper:

"Our neighborhood is teaming with kids still in the single-digit ages."

Yikes! That would be "teeming"!

Kids are on a baseball team, but many kids teem.

1 comment:

Heather McKenty said...

Thanks! I didn't even know about "teeming." I always thought it was "teaming" as well.