I agree with you Marcus.
A world of difference between semantics and misusing a word.
I have, indeed, studied linguistics, probably hard to guess from my crappy writing, but refrained from posting on the other thread as...well....
I literally fell of my chair laughing ( causing only slight damage to myself, but snapping one chair leg ) at the response of the poster who was being gently asked for clarification.
I must try that tactic at work.
"I might be wrong, but you are wrongerer".