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Something Only I Knew?

If you’re like me, you often sneak off to Urban Dictionary and Google to uncover what various shorthand acronyms mean. I usually take a stab at figuring them out myself before looking. Sometimes I’m right, sometimes my guess is far … Continue reading

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Increasing Your Vocabulary

Read the NYTimes, learn the occasional new word: Continue reading

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For the Quote Box – English usage

English usage is sometimes more than mere taste, judgment and education – sometimes it’s sheer luck, like getting across the street. — E.B. White

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On the way to snibbles

Not technically snibbles, but I just like that word. Snibbles is (in common tongue)… Continue reading

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Words — For the Quote Box

Words ought to be a little wild, for they are the assault of thoughts on the unthinking. — John Maynard Keynes Continue reading

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