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- ‘Rourke howled boastingly again, pumping a dripping fist into the air at his own success.’
- ‘The diatribe ends boastingly and bullyingly.’
- ‘Some boastingly thought this sort of SPAM should continue.’
- ‘Although he may talk boastingly, he will be apt to show a lack of true courage when brought to the test, by not standing steadfastly for the right.’
- ‘‘I was learning how to harness my new found power,’ Anette said boastingly.’
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.