Texting

Like many others, I bemoan the use of texting, which shortens phrases to their first letters only, or to single letters that stand for a whole word, or to a…

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Lazy Language

Most of us have been guilty, perhaps often, of saying something like:  "Hopefully, that won't happen."  Or "Hopefully, it will happen."  Purists insist that starting a sentence with "hopefully" is…

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