He hates the misuse of language, but it is a fairly relaxed sort of hatred which has led him to invent the Association for the Annihilation of the Aberrant Apostrophe.
Claudia Fitzherbert, Telegraph, April 2001.
Researchers used a seven-item questionnaire to determine whether people felt a need to spend money, whether they were aware that their spending behavior was aberrant, whether they bought things to improve their mood and whether their buying habits had led to financial problems.
My reservation about teaching the Holocaust in that way is different. For a meaningful understanding, it must be seen not as an isolated aberrant event but in the context of the political, historical, social and cultural development of Europe in the first half of the 20th century.
Marcel Berlins, The Guardian, 20 February 2008. Guardian