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DIctionary Corner

After the recent controversy over dictionaries caving in to the misuse of words like ‘literally’ and giving validity to wrong usage, I recently came across another example. A lot of people use ‘enormity’ to mean something of enormous size, but … Continue reading

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Problematic Words

I can’t remember if I’ve covered this one before, but it’s always worth having a little reminder. I’ve just seen that David Moyes, the new manager of Manchester United, is quoted as saying that ‘the enormity of the job is … Continue reading

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