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Do you British not speak English any more? Remember: you have foreign readers.

"...will have woken up the bean counters..."

Really ⁈ REALLY ‽ What the bloody hell is going on here...

One would think that even the most basic education in the proper use of English grammar would dictate that this be phrased as

"...will have awakened the bean counters...", or

"...will have wakened the bean counters...".

Editorial oversight? What's that?

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