The question above warrants a second question. Why would you go around saying that? A lot of times we hear people say things like, “it’s free so what have I got to lose?” Entering to win on a sweepstakes for free is one example of people using this saying.
My sister and I were having our weekly get together and found ourselves doing our usual “find the better word” when she stumbled on this one and caught herself almost saying this very phrase. So we turned it around to bring in a more positive ring to it.
It’s free to enter the sweepstakes so what can I win?
Now, I want you to think about this for a minute. How many times do you think people will win at the sweepstakes after their sub-conscious mind has focused on the word “lose”? Hmmmm? But now let me ask you this. How much…
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