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- ‘There are no love songs on this album, and very few signs of self-doubt, just a calm assuredness and a fearless determination.’
- ‘It was left to Serena to serve out with the assuredness of a young woman who knows she is the best in the world.’
- ‘There's a confidence and assuredness about these four North Manchester lads that belies their tender years.’
- ‘They display a resoluteness which I admire, and an assuredness I can only envy.’
- ‘There is an assuredness in his tone which suggests he won't be changing his mind on this particular subject any time soon.’
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.