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A psalm in which each line or verse begins with a different letter of the alphabet, in alphabetical order; especially any such psalm, based on the Hebrew alphabet, in the biblical Book of Psalms.
Mid 17th century.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.