[Milton-L] PL in contemporary usage

Nancy Charlton nbcharlton at comcast.net
Mon Mar 21 15:31:53 EDT 2011


I've wondered about "confusion worse confounded."  It has the air 
of a cliché in common use, but it may be original to Milton. Any 
clues?

Nancy Charlton
On 3/21/2011 11:47 AM, Ross Leasure wrote:
> The OED on-line indicates that it contains 610 quotations from 
> Milton providing the first evidence of a word, and some 2149 
> quotations providing
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