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- ‘The severity of my airsickness could have been avoided if I had spoken up sooner.’
- ‘He also researched airsickness, and the effects of heat in the confined spaces of tanks and ships.’
- ‘The most interesting thing about the flight was that Cisoux had airsickness.’
- ‘If I'd known you were prone to airsickness, I'd have flown more slowly.’
- ‘Although George began training as a pilot, he had to give up because of airsickness.’
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.