An Historic

Some speakers and writers use an with certain words starting with an audible h—the word historic heads the list. But why do those who say an historic occasion say a hotel, a hospital, a happy home? There is no valid reason to ever say an historic, an heroic, an horrific, etc., and anyone who does so is flirting with pomposity.



Confusing Words and Homonyms

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