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Rule "as oppose to (as opposed to)"

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Description: as oppose to (as opposed to)
Message: Did you mean as opposed to?
Category: Possible Typo (ID: TYPOS)
Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Lists_of_common_misspellings/Grammar_and_Misc
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Professional sports, as oppose to amateur sports , are sport s in which athletes receive payment for their performance
    Correction suggestion: as opposed to
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ID: AS_OPPOSE_TO_AS_OPPOSED_TO [1]
Version: 4.0-SNAPSHOT (2017-11-21 21:01)