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- ‘The Chief laughed softly, bloodthirstily, and Ravenna felt shivers run down her spine.’
- ‘And it was certainly put under great strain by the media, which bloodthirstily dubbed the episode as ‘possibly the greatest financial scandal in recent history’.’
- ‘Sometimes I wonder how that would have gone if we'd been as bloodthirstily partisan then as we are now.’
- ‘If there is such an endeavor they immediately and bloodthirstily kill it.’
- ‘When you stumble, there are a billion others, bloodthirstily waiting to take your place.’
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.