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- ‘My father and I then arduously lifted it into the trunk.’
- ‘This kind of cataloging requires mental stamina; overall, he has carefully and arduously selected suitable entries.’
- ‘Labor specialists agree that while most job candidates tend arduously to minute details regarding their resume and/or their appearance, they often overlook the significance of using language correctly.’
- ‘To compete successfully in these events, runners must train arduously and consistently, be agile and maintain a strategy for the race.’
- ‘One pianist who had been studying music arduously needed to go back and have fun with it before he could really begin the process of successful learning.’
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.