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- ‘For details, ask the nearest German Embassy or Consulate, advisably before you send the application.’
- ‘We hope we will enjoy some beautiful fall days but advisably you should also be prepared for some rain.’
- ‘During one of the conferences a real photo was displayed for about an hour and then an author took it away advisably.’
- ‘The next move is advisably the idea of getting a transit aspect report.’
- ‘Be on the tower early enough, advisably not later than three to four in the afternoon.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.