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Grammar

Americans: Here’s Why You Need to Stop Saying “I Could Care Less”

Because it means the opposite of what you’re actually trying to say.

A typical American going about their normal daily business. If this image offends you, please let me know and I will change it because I could care less. Image by WikiImages from Pixabay.

Hate being told you’ve made a grammatical error? I couldn’t care less.

That’s right — I COULDN’T care less. Not I COULD care less.

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